Sam Harris Responds


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Long ago, Zach published a critique of Sam Harris ( that accused Sam of a point of hypocrisy with respect to his treatment of Islam and race. Shockingly, Sam released a recent podcast in which he responds to arguments quite similar to Zach’s. So in a certain sense, Sam has responded to Zach. This episode outlines the disagreement and explores the arguments. Zach recaps his position, Sam’s arguments, and then settles the question of who is right. In addition, at the beginning it is announced that this is the last Vim Podcast episode, at least for a while. If you’d like to see the show continue, please voice those desire in an email to Here are links to useful context: Sam Harris’ response podcast: Our Intellectual Dark Web trilogy of episodes: Zach’s hypocrisy explainer: Reach out to us with your thoughts, critiques, arguments at

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