Philosophers' Recent Top Links

Updated: 2017-May-23 12:06 UTC. Listed tweets: 20. Based on tweets of Philosophers on Twitter. Feedback: @TrueSciPhi.

Links in tweets originated by philosophers in the past 14 days, ordered by retweets-per-follower averaged over each tweet of the link. Below, each link is presented in the context of the particular tweet with the highest retweets per follower.

1. One retweet per 22 followers (average):

My op-ed in the NY Times , why saying Trump is a 4-year-old is an insult to 4-year-olds (marvelous picture tells... https://t.co/CBkjUIUfVG

— Alison Gopnik (@AlisonGopnik) May 20, 2017

2. One retweet per 37 followers (average):

Los ofendiditos https://t.co/egPKpivTrM Mis 3 hipótesis sobre por qué hay tanta gente que se ofende tanto últimamente, en @TheObjective_es.

— Miguel Á QuintanaPaz (@quintanapaz) May 11, 2017

3. One retweet per 50 followers (average):

My paper "Open Education and Critical Pedagogy" is now published in Learning, Media and Technology https://t.co/wfupyAwICi #oer #Philosophy

— Rob Farrow (@philosopher1978) May 19, 2017

4. One retweet per 51 followers (average):

The German philosopher Karl-Otto Apel dies at 95: https://t.co/muaNSJr5mM. One of the founding fathers of discourse ethics. pic.twitter.com/AkrTfig33A

— Thomas Gregersen (@PoliticalPhilo) May 16, 2017

5. One retweet per 52 followers (average):

https://t.co/s1iXnJfgjZ pic.twitter.com/J3wL7mQl0R

— Paul Kelleher (@kelleher_) May 11, 2017

6. One retweet per 69 followers (average):

Australian oil well leaked into ocean for months – but incident kept secret https://t.co/lGjRjABrvk

— Michael Slezak (@MikeySlezak) May 17, 2017

7. One retweet per 84 followers (average):

The U.K. can still exit Brexit—and it should https://t.co/fkaqgfUG8l

— A C Grayling (@acgrayling) May 13, 2017

8. One retweet per 86 followers (average):

The latest Trump interview once again reveals appalling ignorance and dishonesty https://t.co/phY83bHLO0

— Kwame Anthony Appiah (@KAnthonyAppiah) May 12, 2017

9. One retweet per 86 followers (average):

My interview with @mpigliucci about How to Be a Stoic @3ammagazine #stoicism #philosophy https://t.co/CQpCxHra6J

— Skye Cleary (@Skye_Cleary) May 15, 2017

10. One retweet per 89 followers (average):

I worked a very long time on this article, which is finally out. It's most important piece I have yet written. https://t.co/GVhpgAiUSQ

— Jason Stanley (@jasonintrator) May 17, 2017

11. One retweet per 92 followers (average):

For anyone thinking Tory because they're now the party of the workers @pollytoynbee https://t.co/r5WrkjtbSs #GE2017

— Philip Goff (@Philip_Goff) May 16, 2017

12. One retweet per 99 followers (average):

. @juliapowles asks us to take a hard look at power of FB, the magnitude of corporate dishonesty & limit of fines. https://t.co/jLkLMYn63S

— Evan Selinger (@EvanSelinger) May 21, 2017

13. One retweet per 106 followers (average):

My latest spoken interview with the excellent @thirdwaveishere :https://t.co/JASIxYzYRC

— Peter Sjöstedt-H (@PeterSjostedtH) May 9, 2017

14. One retweet per 114 followers (average):

Funny how nominee for Deputy Sec. of Treasury suddenly "wants to focus on my family" just when Trump scandals hit. https://t.co/uC7fnB0KsN

— Scott Shapiro (@scottjshapiro) May 20, 2017

15. One retweet per 121 followers (average):

How Australia Bungled Its $36 Billion High-Speed Internet Rollout, via @nytimes w/ @morganjaffit #brisbane #games https://t.co/MMTKuuF1Ry

— Dr Kate Devitt (@skdevitt) May 11, 2017

16. One retweet per 128 followers (average):

I just published “fBrightest and best, it’s time to pack up and offer your talents elsewhere” https://t.co/g4skrOhweE

— Helen De Cruz (@HelenDeCruz) May 9, 2017

17. One retweet per 135 followers (average):

The Nature of Consciousness: A Neurophenomenological Approach https://t.co/vJNIe0FfuD via @YouTube

— Evan Thompson (@evantthompson) May 16, 2017

18. One retweet per 137 followers (average):

Good point in a good essay. (h/t @wfkars) https://t.co/yhY0B9hta5 pic.twitter.com/PEkmhrDlNn

— Elizabeth Picciuto (@epicciuto) May 14, 2017

19. One retweet per 138 followers (average):


— Peter Boghossian (@peterboghossian) May 19, 2017

20. One retweet per 140 followers (average):

Reverse Turing Tests: Are humans becoming more machine-like? @BrettFrischmann https://t.co/cWmsIXsNSw pic.twitter.com/gft4ghL9FD

— John Danaher (@JohnDanaher) May 13, 2017