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Michael Rectenwald

Michael Rectenwald is the author of nine books: Springtime for Snowflakes, Google Archipelago (Sept. 2019), Nineteenth-Century British Secularism, and others. He was a Professor at NYU from 2008 to 2019. He is a pundit and champion of free speech against all forms of authoritarianism and totalitarianism, including socialism-communism, “social justice,” fascism, and PC.

The notorious @antipcnyuprof, Professor Rectenwald has appeared on numerous major network political and other talk shows (Tucker Carlson Tonight, Fox & Friends, The O’Reilly Factor, Varney & Company, The Glenn Beck Show), on syndicated radio shows (Glenn Beck and many others), and YouTube shows and podcasts (see Media).

His academic essays have appeared in the British Journal for the History of ScienceEndeavour, and the Cambridge University Press anthology George Eliot In Context, among others. He holds a Ph.D. in Literary and Cultural Studies from Carnegie Mellon University, a Master's in English Literature from Case Western Reserve University, and a B.A. in English Literature from the University of Pittsburgh.

All Works

Google Marxism: Internet Ideology and the Academics Who Perpetuate It

Big GovernmentEducationMedia and CulturePolitical Theory

Michael Rectenwald argues that Big Digital serves as the chief arbiter of expression with the power to delete "dangerous" persons from its various platforms.
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Libertarianism(s) versus Postmodernism and 'Social Justice' Ideology

Media and CulturePolitical Theory

10/01/2019Quarterly Journal of Austrian Economics
"Woke capitalism" — referring to companies that engage in corporate activism — tells us a great deal about contemporary corporate capitalism, the political left, and the relationship between the two.
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Libertarianism(s) versus Postmodernism and "Social Justice" Ideology

Media and CulturePolitical Theory

The 2019 Ludwig von Mises Memorial Lecture, sponsored by Yousif Almoayyed.
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