Philosophers' Recent Top Links

Updated: 2018-Jul-18 12:50 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 15 followers (average):

Artículo en The National Review que reconoce la Inquisición española, para los cánones de su época, como un tribunal moderado: menos mortífero que todos ellos, con garantías (como la defensa gratuita) que otros países tardarían siglos en implantar, etc. https://t.co/SjY3cTs6sI

— Miguel Ángel Quintana Paz (@quintanapaz) July 5, 2018

2. One retweet per 32 followers (average):

1/ The Vice-Chancellor of my workplace, Sussex University, has issued a nuanced & sensitive public statement, both in support of my academic freedom and of the rights of trans people, which I also vocally affirm. I'm very glad to see it https://t.co/SgoB3O8lBS

— Kathleen Stock (@Docstockk) July 13, 2018

3. One retweet per 36 followers (average):

Nice explanation to uncomprehending world of why many lesbians are fed up with the activist organisations that purport to support their interests. @sarahditum https://t.co/Ud7YzyEIXe

— Kathleen Stock (@Docstockk) July 15, 2018

4. One retweet per 40 followers (average):

Some think the mind is an immaterial soul. Others think it is just the brain. But there are many, many more views than that. Here's a flowchart to keep track. https://t.co/EEp9kNmGOL via @byrd_nick

— Daniel D. Hutto (@phlqddh) July 9, 2018

5. One retweet per 40 followers (average):

Varios profesores le escribimos a la actual ministra de Educación una carta abierta para refutar las falacias que usó hace unos días para defender la inmersión obligatoria en catalán. Argumentos sabidos, pero a los que en el PSOE siempre hacen oídos sordos https://t.co/P544jX5K04

— Miguel Ángel Quintana Paz (@quintanapaz) July 14, 2018

6. One retweet per 49 followers (average):

"Negociar amb Espanya tenint presos i exiliats és com fer-ho amb un gàngster". No us perdeu la imprescindible entrevista amb @AamerAnwar jurista d prestigi i advocat d @ClaraPonsati dient veritats com a punys i fent un diagnòstic clarivident de la situacióhttps://t.co/fTaHrIgLPO

— xavier antich 🎗 (@XavierAntich) July 7, 2018

7. One retweet per 52 followers (average):

Llarena, en nom de l'Estat espanyol, en plena fúria repressiva, alterant i modificant políticament els resultats democràtics de les urnes. Confiem que el Parlament els defensi i defensi també els electes. https://t.co/92Lnf82Evf

— xavier antich 🎗 (@XavierAntich) July 10, 2018

8. One retweet per 53 followers (average):

Spread the word: we (they) are hiring!! Assistant professor in Philosophy of science in Amsterdam. 2-year job.https://t.co/A8mZAzDL1F

— Francesco Berto (@Franz_Berto) July 5, 2018

9. One retweet per 54 followers (average):

“วินธัย” แจง!! คลิปทหารเกณฑ์แฉถูกสั่งไปเลี้ยงไก่ ที่แท้แค่ไหว้วาน-แสดงน้ำใจ https://t.co/ffHzB0be7I via @ข่าวสด < ข่าวฮาประจำวัน

— Soraj Hongladarom (@Sonamsangbo) July 15, 2018

10. One retweet per 56 followers (average):

I just published “Notes for my talk to A Woman’s Place UK, Brighton, 16th July 2018.” https://t.co/ZoMwui2IYh

— Kathleen Stock (@Docstockk) July 17, 2018

11. One retweet per 62 followers (average):

Slavic Polytheism, Part 1: The Kiev Pantheon https://t.co/TnXk3Lvkpz

— Edward Butler (@EPButler) July 13, 2018

12. One retweet per 64 followers (average):

Why Obama was a failed president: he saved corporate profits but left wage earners behind. https://t.co/0SBgjbb0Y1 pic.twitter.com/G7ER8G06D5

— David V. Johnson (@contrarianp) July 15, 2018

13. One retweet per 69 followers (average):

One of these allegedly feminist signatories, Roz Kaveney, was calling on my employer last week to sack me for what I've written recently. All my writing on this is pinned at the top of my twitter feed: see if you agree https://t.co/dIwfr3EsaL pic.twitter.com/FiT09uenxh

— Kathleen Stock (@Docstockk) July 12, 2018

14. One retweet per 69 followers (average):

Vishwa Adluri and Joydeep Bagchee are going to present this paper at the 17th World Sanskrit Conference, and it's *dynamite*: Method and Racism in German Mahābārata Studies https://t.co/Ud7Hmb61Nt

— Edward Butler (@EPButler) July 9, 2018

15. One retweet per 73 followers (average):

Monima Chadha: "there is no phenomenological sense of identity with a past self; the sense of self in episodic memory depends on narrative construction of the self" https://t.co/ZxgmgBjI4K

— Jakob Hohwy (@hohwy) July 16, 2018

16. One retweet per 78 followers (average):

JxCat defensa que el ple del Parlament decideixi sobre els diputats suspesos. Bravo @GemmaGeis @JuntsXCat! https://t.co/3hRZjxC9er

— xavier antich 🎗 (@XavierAntich) July 10, 2018

17. One retweet per 86 followers (average):

"At age 71, Nussbaum runs daily, including 12 miles every Sunday, and regularly lifts weights. Disdaining earphones and popular music, she silently sings the full libretto of The Marriage of Figaro as she works out."

Martha Nussbaum terrifies mehttps://t.co/D1GlD6ZAzZ

— Simone Webb (@SimoneWebbUCL) July 12, 2018

18. One retweet per 89 followers (average):

New Book: Philosophy of Mind in the Early Modern and Modern Ages (2018), edited by Rebecca Copenhaver https://t.co/AxrxRhBVyp #earlymodern #philosophy pic.twitter.com/7JFo3gkep4

— Chris Meyns (@chrismeyns) July 8, 2018

19. One retweet per 91 followers (average):

Below I review for @thenation
Charles Mills's Black Rights, White Wrongs: The Critique of Racial Liberalism - a necessary and urgent book in the #TrumpEra when #liberals and #liberalism are failing #racialjusticehttps://t.co/si0c6uVZ7Q

— Chris Lebron (@lebron_chris) July 18, 2018

20. One retweet per 91 followers (average):

Director of US National Intelligence "the digital infrastructure that serves this country is literally under attack" https://t.co/oPlL2icxvG #CyberAttack check @Floridi and my article in @nature about #cyber defence #AI and #escalation https://t.co/IODhHE0nw9 @oxfordethicslab

— Mariarosaria Taddeo (@RosariaTaddeo) July 15, 2018