sam harris leaves intellectual dark web


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The IDW doesn't have a group membership - it's a vague description coined by Weinstein that simply means people who are willing to discuss issues with those they are not politically-aligned with under the umbrella of shared classical liberal values and principles. The person he's not willing to single out is Dave Rubin, and Weinstein shares Sam's opinion on Rubin. Sam is not part of the IDW group because the IDW is not a group. He's making sure people understand that here. Intellectual Dark Web describes a conceptual space of discourse. It's a place of thought, not a group. 


The person who cut this clip misreports what Sam is doing here. Here are JP and Murray doing what Sam is doing above - for 90 minutes:


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