Philosophers' Recent Top Links

Updated: 2019-May-24 13:53 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 4 followers (average):

“SAT to Give Students ‘Adversity Score’, ...calculated using 15 factors including the crime rate and poverty levels from the student’s high school and neighborhood. Students won’t be told the scores, but colleges will see the[m].” https://t.co/zwb5cii9Hq pic.twitter.com/yHyOR9wOxi

— Nick Byrd (@byrd_nick) May 16, 2019

2. One retweet per 8 followers (average):

"#KhanMarket gang"? Some enterprising journalist should go and inspect the NDMC property tax records https://t.co/yPlszfxTq0 -- they'll find that multiple #KhanMarket plots are owned by BJP members :)

— Kranti Saran (@KrantiSaran) May 12, 2019

3. One retweet per 8 followers (average):

Tot dit i tot vist. Aquesta arbitrarietat és el missatge del poder. A mi no m’ha fet mal ni por. Només penso en el qui estan ara a les seves mans. https://t.co/y2sTa9gp4J

— Marina Garcés (@MarinaGarces) May 14, 2019

4. One retweet per 24 followers (average):

It fucking begins.

They are NOT testing ALL women, just the ones who don't look feminine enough.

Kenya drops two sprinters over testosterone levels https://t.co/m7fXq4Kz15 via @The_EastAfrican

— Dr. Rachel McKinnon (@rachelvmckinnon) May 10, 2019

5. One retweet per 26 followers (average):


— Soraj Hongladarom (@Sonamsangbo) May 23, 2019

6. One retweet per 38 followers (average):

El mejor modo de que suban los sueldos, aunque entonces ningún político pueda ponerse la medalla de haber aumentado el sueldo mínimo: el pleno empleo propicia que los sueldos suban un 3,5 % en EEUU. El trabajador medio ya gana más de 4.500 dólares al mes. https://t.co/WRek9rxqJ0

— Miguel Ángel Quintana Paz (@quintanapaz) May 12, 2019

7. One retweet per 40 followers (average):

L'estat espanyol ha embogit (fa temps).
Ara, la cúpula de la CCMA, a punt de ser processada com a "organització criminal" per la fiscalia d'un estat podrit i en descomposició. Què és aquest deliri repressiu? No hi teniu res a dir, @socialistes_cat? https://t.co/zTbAd88YxN

— xavier antich 🎗 (@XavierAntich) May 15, 2019

8. One retweet per 41 followers (average):

Facebook censors our new 'still one of us' ad campaign https://t.co/eOrvXQMnVh

— Angelo Bottone (@angelo_bottone) May 14, 2019

9. One retweet per 46 followers (average):

Some philosophers got tired of seeing the same fallacies in published pieces against us, so wrote this, as contribution to moving discussion forward. We would dearly love to pierce some social media bubbles. If you're an academic, please, please, please RT https://t.co/vYdIlRrIMF

— Kathleen Stock (@Docstockk) May 23, 2019

10. One retweet per 49 followers (average):

"If you want to model the APA [American Psychiatric Association], you could do worse than a giant firehose that takes in pharmaceutical company money at one end, and shoots lectures about social justice out the other."
-@slatestarcodex https://t.co/NgLJnkYLJH

— Rob (@robsica) May 23, 2019

11. One retweet per 52 followers (average):

"Cisgender privilege", Pride says, involves having "boundaries respected." Which, of course, is good news for the 137 women globally murdered every day; and the 510,000 U.K women who reported some type of sexual assault in 2017-18. #parallelfuckinguniverse https://t.co/Y7Wamf83WL

— Dr Louise Moody (@Godstopper1981) May 21, 2019

12. One retweet per 54 followers (average):

Well, I will never forget Martha Nussbaum berating me during a job interview because I had the audacity to mention that I wouldn't attend evening lectures bc of my small children.

"months of leave, the child disappears into a void," says @ProfEmilyOster. https://t.co/epSAxGvm2m

— Jennifer A. Frey (@jennfrey) May 21, 2019

13. One retweet per 64 followers (average):

New @hugoreasoning book...

"...demolishes one of our cherished beliefs, the idea that (other) humans are naturally gullible, an illusion that is entrenched in popular opinion and has been a mainstay of academic psychology for decades." -@MndsMkSocieties https://t.co/INE3PbhDCn

— Rob (@robsica) May 14, 2019

14. One retweet per 65 followers (average):

Desmontando a Zizek, por José Luis Pardo https://t.co/e2tpjJSdH7

— mtoscano (@mtscano) May 10, 2019

15. One retweet per 66 followers (average):

アシナガバチが推移律(「A>B、B>C、よってA>C」の類)を使えるという記事。無脊椎動物で確かめられたのは初めてとか。Wasps Passed This Logic Test. Can You? https://t.co/fNVUMhTJMt

— Minao Kukita 久木田水生 (@minaokukita) May 13, 2019

16. One retweet per 68 followers (average):

Ahir @xgraset em va permetre donar testimoni amb calma i sense interrupcions de l’accidentat testimoni al TS https://t.co/jz3zlQHyu5

— Marina Garcés (@MarinaGarces) May 21, 2019

17. One retweet per 68 followers (average):

Wrote about why the funniest days online are when someone becomes "the wife guy" https://t.co/4WnOMY0dzL

— Tom Whyman (@HealthUntoDeath) May 14, 2019

18. One retweet per 72 followers (average):

Have this on hand for the next time an older straight white cis dude philosopher tries to tell you we should all welcome this debate because the strongest arguments will obviously win and that's an unqualified good https://t.co/mvxAr3KyP4

— Robin Z. (@firepile) May 16, 2019

19. One retweet per 73 followers (average):

Estoy en shock leyendo estas declaraciones de monseñor Sánchez Sorondo, asesor argentino del papa Francisco:

-“Hoy los que mejor realizan la doctrina social de la Iglesia son los chinos”.

[El Partido Comunista Chino, ¿nueva luz de Dios en la Tierra?]https://t.co/EWjcssrXnV

— Miguel Ángel Quintana Paz (@quintanapaz) May 15, 2019

20. One retweet per 74 followers (average):

Some thoughts on how we might re-boot and re-energize our approach to research in Australia. All too neglected during the election- Canberra, let’s talk research https://t.co/eWVr46xIsw

— Duncan Ivison (@Duncanivison) May 21, 2019