The Jordan B. Peterson Podcast

The Jordan B. Peterson Podcast

Dr. Jordan B. Peterson

Education

190 episodes

Join intellectual phenomenon Dr. Jordan Peterson and his daughter Mikhaila for enlightening discourse that will change the way you think. This podcast breaks down the dichotomy of life through interviews and lectures that explain how individuals and culture are shaped by values, music, religion, and beyond. It will give you a new perspective and a modern understanding of your creativity, competence, and personality.


  • 02 AUG 2021
    S4E39: The End of Universities? | Jordan B. Peterson Podcast
    46m 49s

    Yeonmi Park's account of her experience at Columbia University is harrowing - as someone who had just arrived in the West after her escape from North Korea, the idea that she had to censor herself at a prestigious university like Columbia,...

  • 26 JUL 2021
    S4E38: Death, Disease, and Politics | Dr. Randy Thornhill
    2h 2m 21s

    This episode was recorded on May 10th 2021. Jordan Peterson’s guest today is distinguished Professor Emeritus at the University of New Mexico, American entomologist and evolutionary biologist, Dr. Randy Thornhill. Dr. Thornhill’s research...

  • 19 JUL 2021
    S4E37: The Immortality Key; Psychedelics and the Ancient Age | Brian Muraresku & Prof. Carl Ruck
    2h 3m 1s

    This podcast was recorded on May 14th, 2021. In today’s episode, Dr. Jordan Peterson is accompanied by author Brian Muraresku and Professor Carl Ruck to unravel the secrets of ancient Greek culture and religion. They embark upon the sinuou...

  • 12 JUL 2021
    S4E36: From the Beginning to Now | Lawrence Krauss
    2h 3m 12s

    This episode was recorded on May 7th 2021 On this episode of the Jordan Peterson Podcast, Jordan is accompanied by American-Canadian theoretical physicist and cosmologist Lawrence M. Krauss. Throughout his career, Dr. Krauss has made remar...

  • 05 JUL 2021
    S4E35: Baron Black of Crossharbour | Lord Conrad Black
    2h 27m 16s

    In this Season 4, Episode 35 of the Jordan Peterson Podcast, Jordan is joined by Lord Conrad Black. Conrad Black is a Canadian-born British peer, and former publisher of The London Daily Telegraph, The Spectator, The Chicago Sun-Times, The...

  • 28 JUN 2021
    S4E34: A Conversation so Intense It Might as Well Be Psychedelic | John Vervaeke
    2h 35m 18s

    On this Season 4, Episode 34 of the Jordan Peterson Podcast, Jordan is joined by John Vervaeke, a colleague of Jordan’s. John has been an associate professor in the teaching stream at the University of Toronto since 1994. He teaches courses...

  • 24 JUN 2021
    S4E33: The Meaning of Music | Samuel Andreyev
    1h 13m 7s

    Description: This episode was recorded on 2/8/2021 On this Season 4, Episode 33 of the Jordan Peterson Podcast, Jordan was joined by Samuel Andreyev. Samuel Andreyev is a Canadian composer. He writes music for orchestras, soloists, chamber...

  • 21 JUN 2021
    S4E32: Free Speech and the Satirical Activist | Andrew Doyle
    2h 25m 4s

    On this Season 4 Episode 32 Episode of the Jordan Peterson Podcast, Jordan is joined by British comedian, author, playwright, journalist, political satirist, and voice of Titania McGrath, Andrew Doyle. Andrew Doyle and Jordan discuss his ne...

  • 17 JUN 2021
    S4E31: Intimations of Creativity | Dr. Scott Barry Kaufman
    2h 3m 8s

    This episode was recorded on April 13th, 2021 On this Season 4, Episode 31 of the Jordan Peterson Podcast, Jordan is joined by Dr. Scott Barry Kaufman. Dr. Scott Barry Kaufman is a cognitive scientist exploring the limits of human potentia...

  • 14 JUN 2021
    S4E30: Malice, or the Establishment? | Michael Malice
    2h 13m 12s

    On Season 4 Episode 30 of the Jordan Peterson Podcast, Jordan Peterson is joined by Michael Malice. Michael Malice is a New York City-based author, podcaster, columnist, and media personality. He is a champion and proponent of free speech,...

  • 10 JUN 2021
    S4E29: Bari Weiss and The New York Times | The Jordan B. Peterson Podcast
    2h 24m 48s

    On this Season 4 Episode 29 of the Jordan Peterson Podcast, Jordan Peterson is joined by Bari Weiss. Bari Weiss is a journalist and author. She has worked as an opinion writer and editor at the New York Times, before that she was an OP edit...

  • 07 JUN 2021
    S4E28: You're Next | Dr Rima Azar
    1h 45m 28s

    On Season 4, Episode 28 of the Jordan Peterson Podcast, Jordan is joined by Dr. Rima Azar. Dr. Rima Azar is an Associate Professor of health psychology at Mount Allison University, co-founder and co-director of NaviCare/SoinNavi, and a form...

  • 03 JUN 2021
    S4E27: The Education of a Journalist | Rex Murphy
    2h 18m 53s

    On this episode of the Jordan Peterson Podcast, Jordan is joined by Rex Murphy. Rex is a Canadian commentator and author who deals primarily with Canadian political and social matters. He is best known for working on and for CBC Here and No...

  • 31 MAY 2021
    S4E26: Tyranny, Slavery and Columbia U | Yeonmi Park
    2h 13m 38s

    On this episode of the Jordan Peterson Podcast, Jordan was joined by Yeonmi Park. Yeonmi Park is a North Korean defector and human rights activist trying to shine a light on the atrocities still being committed in North Korea by the current...

  • 27 MAY 2021
    S4E25: Aggressive By Nature? | Richard Tremblay - The Jordan B. Peterson Podcast
    2h 11m 34s

    In this episode, Jordan B Peterson is joined by Richard Tremblay. Richard Tremblay is a Canadian child psychologist and Professor of Pediatrics, Psychiatry, and Psychology at the University of Montreal, where he holds the Canada Research Ch...

  • 24 MAY 2021
    S4E24: How We’re Breeding Narcissists | Russell Peters & Jordan Peterson - MP Podcast
    1h 31m 4s

    Jordan B Peterson co-hosts this Mikhaila Peterson Podcast episode with Russell Peters, a Canadian comedian, actor, and producer. Together, they explore politically incorrect humor, stand up, acting, travel, working during the pandemic, univ...

  • 20 MAY 2021
    S4E23: Life at the bottom | Anthony Daniels
    1h 57m 28s

    Dr. Anthony Daniels is a British writer and essayist. He is known for writing such pieces as Life at the Bottom: The Worldview That Makes the Underclass, The Mandarins and the Masses, Not With a Bang With A Whimper, Spoiled rotten: The toxi...

  • 17 MAY 2021
    S4E22: An Atheist in the Realm of Myth | Stephen Fry
    1h 40m 37s

    On this episode of the Jordan B Peterson Podcast, I am joined by Stephen Fry. Stephen Fry is a noted British actor, writer, comedian, political figure, journalist, poet, intellectual and much more. You may have seen him in the films Chariot...

  • 13 MAY 2021
    S4E21: A Brain Divided | Iain McGilchrist - Jordan B Peterson Podcast
    1h 48m 49s

    Iain McGilchrist is a psychiatrist, author, thinker, and lecturer. He is maybe best known for his book The Master and His Emissary: The Divided Brain and the Making of the Western World Dr. Iain McGilchrist and I discussed a variety of topi...

  • 10 MAY 2021
    S4E20: The Psychology of the Psychedelics | Roland Griffiths - Jordan B Peterson Podcast
    2h 29m 27s

    Dr. Roland Griffiths, Ph.D., is a professor of neuroscience, psychiatry, and behavioral science and director of the Psychedelic and Consciousness Research at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He is the author of over 400 scientif...

  • 06 MAY 2021
    S4 E19: Brave Art | Randall Wallace - Jordan B Peterson Podcast
    2h 26m 43s

    Randall Wallace, graduate of Duke University, is an American NYT bestselling author of seven novels, as well as a screenwriter (TV and film), director, producer, songwriter, holder of a black belt in karate, and founder of Hollywood for Hab...

  • 03 MAY 2021
    S4E18: Ten Global Trends Every Smart Person Should Know | Marian Tupy
    1h 53m 21s

    This episode was recorded on 03/24/2021 Dr. Marian Tupy and I discuss a variety of information critical to the direction of the world as outlined in his book Ten Global Trends. We discuss each of the ten positive trends over the last cent...

  • 29 APR 2021
    S4E17: The Grace Church High School Controversy: Teaching and the Voice of Conscience with Paul Rossi and Jordan Peterson
    2h 11m 35s

    This episode was recorded on April 22nd, 2021 Paul Rossi and I sit down to discuss the controversy surrounding a recent article Paul wrote. It has become apparent that an anti-racism curriculum is being instituted in schools across the Unit...

  • 26 APR 2021
    S4E16: Is Everything Better Than We Think?: Bjorn Lomborg
    1h 57m 49s

    This episode was recorded on January 21, 2021. Dr. Bjorn Lomborg and I discuss a variety of topics in the realm of climate change and worldwide problems. We examine the claims made in his latest book False Alarm. Throughout the episode we...

  • 19 APR 2021
    S4E15: Christianity and the Modern World: Bishop Barron | Jordan B. Peterson Podcast
    1h 54m 39s

    Bishop Robert Barron and I sat down on March 5th, 2021 to discuss a variety of topics in the realm of the importance of the bible, the bridge between religion and biology, the nature of good, how the limits of the bible can be useful, why y...

  • 12 APR 2021
    S4E14: Senator Mike Lee
    1h 34m 26s

    I had the pleasure of speaking with Senator Mike Lee on February 18, 2021. We discuss his experiences as a United States Senator for the state of Utah. Senator Lee and I talked at length about the structure and original formation of the US...

  • 05 APR 2021
    S4E13: Jocko Willink
    2h 31m 11s

    This episode was recorded on 03/12/21 I had the pleasure of inviting Jocko Willink on to my podcast for the first time, I’ve been on Jocko’s podcast several times in the past and now get the opportunity to reverse the interviewing role to l...

  • 28 MAR 2021
    S4E12: Russell Brand and Mikhaila Peterson
    1h 32m 7s

    In this episode, we spoke with Russell Brand, an English comedian, actor, radio host, writer, and activist. The three of us explore family life, having kids, the role of sacrifice, mentor/apprentice relationships, seeing the divine in other...

  • 21 MAR 2021
    S4E11: Abigail Shrier
    1h 33m 25s

    This episode was recorded on 01/06/21 Abigail Shrier and I discuss identity, gender dysphoria, the increased rate of gender transitioning procedures among young female adolescents, details of these procedures, de-transitioning, her personal...

  • 15 MAR 2021
    S4E10: Minefields and the New Political Landscape | Bret Weinstein - Jordan B. Peterson Podcast
    1h 51m 39s

    This episode was recorded on 02/17/2021 @Bret Weinstein and I discuss the events that led to his resignation from Evergreen State College, dealing with controversy, pair bonding, the new political landscape, paranoia created by having comm...

  • 07 MAR 2021
    S4E9: Beyond Order: The Illustrator | Juliette Fogra - Jordan B. Peterson Podcast
    1h 35m 14s

    Description: This episode was recorded on January 29th, 2021 Juliette Fogra and I discuss, among other topics, the stunning art she created for my new book Beyond Order, her life story, artistic composition, her muse when creating, photosho...

  • 28 FAB 2021
    S4E8: The Perfect Mode of Being | Jonathan Pageau - Jordan B. Peterson Podcast
    1h 47m 34s

    This episode was recorded on Feb 14th, 2021 Jonathan Pageau and I discuss, among other topics, the issue of conscience, narrative with objective reality, perfect mode of being, the responsibility to move things towards the divine, the inevi...

  • 21 FAB 2021
    S4E7: The Erosion of Women's Rights? | Ayaan Hirsi Ali - The Jordan B. Peterson Podcast
    1h 26m 7s

    This podcast was recorded on Feb 2nd, 2021 Ayaan Hirsi Ali and I discuss, among other topics, Immigration, Islam, the changing safety of women in public(particularly in areas of Europe), clashing values of western cultures and Islam, win-wi...

  • 14 FAB 2021
    S4E6: Abandon Ideology | Gad Saad - The Jordan B. Peterson Podcast
    2h 3m 46s

    This episode was recorded on January 18, 2021.   Gad Saad and I discuss, among other topics, ideas as parasites, postmodernism, social constructivism, applying evolutionary thinking to understand humans’ consummatory nature, epistemic humil...

  • 07 FAB 2021
    MPP: Mark Manson with Jordan and Mikhaila Peterson
    1h 37m 12s

    Mikhaila Peterson co-hosts this episode. In this episode, we spoke with Mark Manson, a best-selling author of The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck, and more recently, Everything Is F*cked: A Book about Hope, which has sold over thirteen mill...

  • 31 JAN 2021
    S4E5: Rational Optimism | Matt Ridley - Jordan B Peterson Podcast
    2h 16m 10s

    This episode was recorded on January 11, 2021. Matt Ridley and I discuss, among other topics, economic optimism, trade through the reciprocity of nations, enlightened self-interest, virtues relation to trade, feeding nine billion people, th...

  • 24 JAN 2021
    S4E3: Radical Ideology and the Nihilistic Void | Douglas Murray - The Jordan B. Peterson Podcast
    1h 47m 4s

    This episode was recorded on January 15, 2021. Douglas Murray and I discuss, among other topics, the collapse of grand narratives on the left and the right alike, the potential for the resultant explanatory and motivational void to be fille...

  • 17 JAN 2021
    S4E2: Build a Better Democrat? | Gregg Hurwitz - Jordan B Peterson Podcast
    1h 46m 41s

    This episode was recorded on December 20, 2020 before the most recent events on Capitol Hill.  Gregg Hurwitz is an American novelist, scriptwriter, and producer. He has the newest book in his riveting thriller series Orphan X, coming out Ja...

  • 10 JAN 2021
    S4E1: Greenlights (and Darkness) | Matthew McConaughey - Jordan B. Peterson Podcast
    1h 16m 36s

    Matthew McConaughey (actor, producer, and author of New York Times Best Seller "Greenlights") sits down with Jordan Peterson to talk about Matthew’s new book, his upbringing, his relationships with his mother and father, his journey to bei...

  • 03 JAN 2021
    Chris Voss with Jordan and Mikhaila Peterson
    2h 25m 33s

    Chris Voss (former lead FBI hostage and kidnapping negotiator, author, and CEO of Black Swan Ltd.) sits down with Jordan B. Peterson and Mikhaila Peterson, to discuss his book Never Split the Difference, highlighting some of his guiding pri...

  • 27 DEC 2020
    Heidegger, Binswanger, Boss (Phenomenology)
    50m 54s

    In this lecture, 12th in the 2017 series, I discuss Heidegger's phenomenological philosophy of Being, interpreted through the eyes of the psychotherapists Ludwig Binswanger and Medard Boss. The phenomenologists were attempting to reduce the...

  • 20 DEC 2020
    Nietzsche, Dostoevsky, Kierkegaard (Existentialism)
    1h 46m 58s

    In this lecture, 11th in the 2017 series, I discuss the giants of existentialism, a philosophically-grounded psychological position positing (1) that psychopathology or mental illness/distress is built into Being itself and (2) that the ado...

  • 13 DEC 2020
    Carl Rogers (Humanism & Phenomenology)
    54m 17s

    In this lecture, 10th in the 2017 series, I begin to talk about Dr. Carl Rogers, a humanist psychotherapist in the phenomenological tradition, and an expert on listening and embodied wisdom. Dr. Rogers offers very profound and practical les...

  • 06 DEC 2020
    Wim Hof with Jordan and Mikhaila Peterson
    1h 13m 55s

    Wim Hof is an absolute legend, holding twenty-six world records for performing unbelievable feats of human conditioning and breaking barriers that science did not believe possible. He sits down with Jordan and Mikhaila Peterson to discuss t...

  • 29 NOV 2020
    Coleman Hughes with Jordan and Mikhaila Peterson
    1h 4m 59s

    Coleman Hughes and Jordan and Mikhaila Peterson discuss some of the global issues caused by polarizing opinions in race, politics, and western culture. Find Coleman Hughes on his podcast Conversations with Coleman, on Twitter @coldxman, and...

  • 22 NOV 2020
    Sigmund Freud and the Dynamic Unconscious
    57m 54s

    In this lecture, 9th in the 2017 personality series, Dr. Peterson discusses some of the essentials of Sigmund Freud's theories, concentrating on his conceptualizations of the dynamic (living) unconscious. - Thanks to our sponsors: Wondery "...

  • 15 NOV 2020
    Carl Jung (Part 2)
    3h 27m 9s

    In this lecture, Dr. Peterson finishes his analysis of Disney's Lion King, which provides a dramatic representation of many of the archetypes identified and analyzed by Dr. Carl Gustav Jung, student of Nietzsche and Freud, and originator of...

  • 08 NOV 2020
    Carl Jung (Part 1)
    1h 40m 53s

    In this lecture, Dr. Peterson uses Disney's Lion King to further illustrate the basic principles of the personality and clinical theories of Dr. Carl Gustav Jung, student of Nietzsche and Freud, originator of analytical psychology, and grea...

  • 01 NOV 2020
    Jean Piaget (Constructivism)
    1h 24m 37s

    Jean Piaget, renowned developmental psychologist, helped us understand how the child built its own personality during exploration, and how that personality was further shaped by the games people play. -- Go to https://Surfshark.deals/peter...

  • 25 OCT 2020
    Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn (Existentialism)
    1h 16m 57s

    --From: 2014 Personality Lecture 13: Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn (Existentialism)-- Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, perhaps the greatest Russian author of the twentieth century, was an Orthodox Christian existentialist, a direct descendant of Dostoevsky...

  • 18 OCT 2020
    Foreword to The Gulag Archipelago: 50th Anniversary
    1h 32m 43s

    I had the great privilege of writing the foreword to the 50th-anniversary version of the abridged version of one of the most important books of the 20th century, Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn's The Gulag Archipelago, a devastating account of the a...