“I learned because I looked at dark things, that the light was more powerful than the darkness as far as I was concerned, and that people are capable, each of us, of remarkable things. We need to know that that’s what we are! We are this consciousness that confronts potential in all its catastrophe! That’s what we are, that’s what makes us in the image of God! That’s what gives us our intrinsic value. The idea that we have intrinsic value, that’s the bedrock presupposition of our state.” – Jordan B. Peterson
Jordan Peterson on Masculinity, Meaning, God and Fatherhood, and the APA Guidelines for Psychological Practice with Boys and Men. This was in Zurich on the occasion of Mikhaila Peterson’s surgery. Very moving comments on Mikhaila’s illness at the end.
Auckland Peace Action, objecting to [Dr. Peterson’s] slated arrival in New Zealand in a couple of days… produced a “press release” claiming that “Jordan Peterson Threatens Everything of Value in Our Society.” Journalist Sean Plunket of New Zealand’s Magic Talk (http://bit.ly/2SSWHyb), interviewed the writer/spokesperson for the Auckland Peace Action group, Iris Krzyzosiak .