Created by yasmin_thelight 22 days ago for
Jordan B. Peterson
Jordan B. Peterson
That is why the US has a concept of balance of power. 
Jordan B. Peterson
Jordan B. Peterson
Not characterizing the US as patriarchal tyranny does not mean it can't get tyrannical. 
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Created by yasmin_thelight 22 days ago for
Jordan B. Peterson
Jordan B. Peterson
Your best strategy in life isn't the exercise of raw power because that is counter-productive. 
Jordan B. Peterson
Jordan B. Peterson
Your best strategy is skill and reciprocity. There's a higher order of ethics in that.
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Created by yasmin_thelight 22 days ago for
Jordan B. Peterson
Jordan B. Peterson
If you're in a league, you are not just trying to win a game. You're trying to win a championship. 
Jordan B. Peterson
Jordan B. Peterson
The rules to win a bunch of games for the championship is not the same to win one game. 
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Created by yasmin_thelight 22 days ago for
Jordan B. Peterson
Jordan B. Peterson
Sure. That is a conservative position and you can also take a left-wing position that's reasonable. 
Jordan B. Peterson
Jordan B. Peterson
Say, there are hierarchies but we have to stay awake because they can degenerate into tyranny. 
Jordan B. Peterson
Jordan B. Peterson
So we can criticize the structure of the hierarchy and not the fact of the hierarchy itself. 
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Created by yasmin_thelight 22 days ago for
Jordan B. Peterson
Jordan B. Peterson
There is intelligent discrimination that everything isn't the same about everything all the time. 
Jordan B. Peterson
Jordan B. Peterson
You discriminate and rank order things and you need them to pursue things that are valuable. 
Jordan B. Peterson
Jordan B. Peterson
This is the problem with people who are so anti-hierarchy like radical leftists. 
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Created by yasmin_thelight 22 days ago for
Jordan B. Peterson
Jordan B. Peterson
This makes the issue interesting because at what point do you have the right to your prejudices? 
Jordan B. Peterson
Jordan B. Peterson
We're allowed to be prejudical when it comes to anyone we interact with sexually.  
Jordan B. Peterson
Jordan B. Peterson
The thing is you cannot have preferences without also having prejudices.
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Created by yasmin_thelight 22 days ago for
Jordan B. Peterson
Jordan B. Peterson
Females, however, who are mathematically gifted are more likely to be also verbally gifted. 
Jordan B. Peterson
Jordan B. Peterson
So by some account at least, this could be a reason why there are fewer women mathematicians. 
Jordan B. Peterson
Jordan B. Peterson
Because they have other options. There are lots of complex reasons like this. 
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Created by yasmin_thelight 22 days ago for
Jordan B. Peterson
Jordan B. Peterson
I don't know. Hard to say and you could be right. 
Jordan B. Peterson
Jordan B. Peterson
Some working class are far more irritated with the intellectual elite than the wealthy elite. 
Jordan B. Peterson
Jordan B. Peterson
Because these elitists are patronizing and some people who voted for Trump are sensitive to that.
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Created by yasmin_thelight 22 days ago for
Jordan B. Peterson
Jordan B. Peterson
Maybe because that indicates they are more open to new ideas or open to transformation.  
Jordan B. Peterson
Jordan B. Peterson
That is an equality of opportunity but there is another kind which is equality of outcome. 
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Created by yasmin_thelight 22 days ago for
Joe Rogan
Joe Rogan
People who engage in this commerce for the sake of it just like to stroke their own back. 
Jordan B. Peterson
Jordan B. Peterson
I guess the danger of that is the possibility of ego-inflation and you should want to avoid that. 
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Created by yasmin_thelight 23 days ago for
Jordan B. Peterson
Jordan B. Peterson
That's why it is very useful to peer into the darkness. 
Joe Rogan
Joe Rogan
Some people struggle for the utopian dream. But in order to truly learn you need to face adversity. 
Jordan B. Peterson
Jordan B. Peterson
Yes, and what you get out in the most negative viewpoint is the most positive possible consequence. 
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Created by yasmin_thelight 23 days ago for
Jordan Peterson
Jordan Peterson
Hell takes place on what you could have been if you don’t get your act together
Joe Rogan
Joe Rogan

Don’t you think that sometimes people can feel helpless and so they can't act? 

Jordan B. Peterson
Jordan B. Peterson
Sure but the more you forestall doing things you are afraid of, the higher the price you pay. 
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