Interview with Dr. Gad Saad – Professor of Marketing & Concordia University Research Chair in Evolutionary Behavioral Sciences and Darwinian Consumption (2008-2018), John Molson School of Business

By Scott Douglas Jacobsen Dr. Gad Saad is a Professor of Marketing, and was the Concordia University Research Chair in Evolutionary Behavioral Sciences and Darwinian Consumption (2008-2018) in the John Molson School of Business. Here we talk about evolution via natural selection, behavioural science, freedom of expression, and more. Scott Douglas … Continue reading

Interview with Izzy Posen – President, Bristol Free Speech Society (University of Bristol)

By Scott Douglas Jacobsen Izzy Posen grew up in an Ultra Orthodox community in Stamford Hill. He attended numerous Charedi yeshivas. He left the communities. Now, he is a Jewish educator in the wider Jewish community while continuing university studies. He is the President of the Bristol Free Speech Society at … Continue reading

Ask Mandisa 21 – Helping Versus Saving: Leading and Being Led to Water

By Scott Douglas Jacobsen Mandisa Thomas is the Founder of Black Nonbelievers, Inc (Twitter & Facebook). One of the largest, if the not the largest, organization for African-American or black nonbelievers & atheists in the United States. The organization is intended to give secular fellowship, provide nurturance and support for nonbelievers, encourage a sense of pride … Continue reading

Interview with Kristine “Tin” Chan – Reproductive Health Advocacy Director, Filipino Freethinkers

By Scott Douglas Jacobsen Kristine “Tin” Chan is the Reproductive Health Advocacy Director for Filipino Freethinkers. Here we talk with about her life, work, and views. Scott Douglas Jacobsen: Let’s start from the beginning. What are some familial and personal background? Kristine “Tin” Chan: I am the youngest of three siblings. … Continue reading

Interview with Basheerah Mohamed – Executive-Administrator, “Ex-Muslims of South Africa”

By Scott Douglas Jacobsen Basheerah Mohamed is the Executive-Administrator for “Ex-Muslims of South Africa.” Here we talk about her life, work, and views. Scott Douglas Jacobsen: What was early life like for you, e.g., geography, culture, language, religion or lack thereof, education, and family structure and dynamics? Basheerah Mohamed: I grew up … Continue reading

Interview with Gideon Levy – Columnist, Haaretz

By Scott Douglas Jacobsen Gideon Levy is an Israeli Author and Journalist, and a Columnist for Haaretz. He has earned several awards for human rights journalism focusing on the Israeli occupation of the Occupied Palestinian Territories or the OPT. Language recognized in the work of the OHCHR, Amnesty International, Oxfam International, … Continue reading

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