ZM Reading List
“Today, very few of us have to hunt or fight or protect the perimeter — we barely have to get out of bed. But that doesn’t erase tens of thousands of years of evolutionary history. It doesn’t erase our natural desire to be men — to prove strength, courage, mastery, or honor — any more than realizing that the world doesn’t need that many more children erases our natural desire to have sex. It’s a natural drive, and it’s part of who we are.” – Jack Donovan
I’m on Sheldon Frith’s affiliate program for the (sincerely) excellent Letter to a Vegetarian Nation: Why We Need Livestock for Sustainable Food Production and Environmental Restoration, which I plan to write a glowing review for in the future. If you want to purchase the book through my referral, use this link:
Further note: If you can’t afford the book, feel free to contact me at
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— Scott Alexander explores the true rate of false reports in rape accusations
— The Criminal Justice Legal Foundation details the hard evidence for a deterrent effect