Topic

Media is Rhetoric. Technology is tools. Tools don’t just give us power. We shape our tools and then our tools shape us.

essays
7 minutes

Worse Than a Crime, a Bumble

tfw the dating app is creepier than the date.

essays
13 minutes

The Real Dangers, and Promise, of Digital Campaigning

The Left is incapable of answering—or asking—the looming question.

discourse

It’s a Sick, Sick, Sick, Sick World

Scares and scars from the Oscars stars.

discourse

Stupor Howl

Halftime's sound and sexy signified nothing.

essays
5 minutes

If America wants scientific innovation, fix the R&D problem

The conditions for success simply no longer exist.

discourse

The Joke’s on Saturday Night Live

Absolutely everyone is fed up with our clueless elites.

discourse

The Empty Cinema

Robert Downey Jr.’s failures in Doolittle are the failures of American film today.

discourse

“Team Human” Telepresence

How to think so we can stay in control in our digital future.

essays
10 minutes

Big Tech Needs to Believe in People

It’s time to bet on humanity—before things get worse.

essays
15 minutes

Figure: Doom / Ground: Renaissance

A new dark age? Don't believe the hype.

discourse

The Trump Phenomenon vs. The Successor Entity

Trump remains our reality because his enemies are trapped in a fantasy.

discourse

OK Pollster

Voters are growing sick of being sold as news.

discourse

How Customizable Should a Human Be?

Technology is raising fundamental questions that we’re not ready to answer.

essays
15 minutes

Is America Worth Saving?

Does politics have an answer to digital disenchantment?

Podcast

Multiculturalism vs America

A special edition of The American Mind podcast

video
58:18

Matthew J. Peterson joins the “Patrick Coffin Show” 6.25.19

Matthew J. Peterson joins the "Patrick Coffin Show" to discuss the dangers of Big Tech and its censorship of conservative voices.

Podcast
19:28

Matthew J. Peterson joins “The Seth Leibsohn Show” 6.3.19

Matthew J. Peterson appears on "The Seth Leibsohn Show" to discuss the problem of big tech using and abusing its power to control public discourse.

Podcast
1:53:50

Matthew J. Peterson joins Raheem Kassam on “The Buck Sexton Show”

Raheem Kassam guest hosts "The Buck Sexton Show," interviewing David Reaboi and Matthew J. Peterson.

Podcast
50:48

Big Tech and Human Freedom: James Poulos on The Federalist Radio Hour

Poulos joins Ben Domenech to discuss Silicon Valley's impact on sex, reproduction, politics, and our humanity.