Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
There's no way in the world I would want to tax this guy at high level and take his money. 
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
I know exactly why he got paid because I wouldn't do any of it.I would like to say that to Fortunes 
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
And that's why it's very important that we restore public trust in modality of wealth transfer. 
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
That is not true. 
Ben Shapiro
Ben Shapiro
Absolutely. 
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
I am more upset about people both Left and Right that refuse to talk about rent-seeking. 
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
So if investment banks have meetings to privatize gains &  keep them afloat & I wasn't part of it, 
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
That is going to make me livid and furious when it re-orders the social order. 
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
to drive innovation and it's also important that we have to be hyper-socialistic. 
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
If we get hyper-specific with alterations, perhaps we can avoid envy-driven punishments to success. 
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
Progressives tend to be right that some things need to be different on a going-forward basis. 
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
People may become disenchanted, and these are souls that need purpose and activities with dignity. 
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
with an honest conservative than somebody who's trying to win an election in the DNC. 
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
And yet, there is no way it can compete in this long format discussion like we're having. 
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
We can actually have intelligent discussions than beat our own party's drums. 
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
We get people who can't really rock the boat because their careers aren't assured if they do. 
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
We don't get people who are extremely confident and
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
can flip their fingers to anybody who gets in their way while they are exploring ideas. 
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
What concerns me is I don't know who to trust at base. 
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
We have facts of that with Jean Seberg,  Dick Gregory, and Fred Hampton. 
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
So the idea that we should simply trust our intelligence community when we have not publicly and 
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
vigorously investigated it for many years in a new era of us carrying tracking devices is insane.
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
We need a control function fundamentally allowing us to see if there are political manipulations. 
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
those same people are currently using the power of these algorithms, in a way that has nothing to do
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
with providing a more engaging and transparent product. 
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
Effectively, the noisiest folks ended up holding a position that wields some kind of influence. 
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
And a lot of their suggestions had been lousy against people who have strong, rational perspective.