Reading this essay in The Guardian, it strikes me once again that in their myopic and monomaniacal view of something called "masculinity," Jordan Peterson and his followers are not men, but boys.
Luridly retro ideas of what it means to be a strong man have gone mainstream even in so-called advanced nations. In January Jordan B Peterson, a Canadian self-help writer who laments that “the west has lost faith in masculinity” and denounces the “murderous equity doctrine” espoused by women, was hailed in the New York Times as “the most influential public intellectual in the western world right now”.
If Dr. Peterson is considered an intellectual, I don't think it's much of a stretch to imagine that Sylvester Stallone and Bruce Willis might soon be handed distinguished professorships.
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