Dr. Gleb Tsipursky is passionate about promoting truth-oriented behavior, rational thinking, and wise decision-making. He serves as the President of Intentional Insights, a nonprofit devoted to popularizing these topics. Its main current focus is the Pro-Truth Pledge, a project that aims to reverse the tide of lies and promote truth in public discourse through combining behavioral science and crowd-sourcing. He authored a number of books, most notably the #1 Amazon bestsellers The Truth Seeker’s Handbook: A Science-Based Guide and Find Your Purpose Using Science, and is currently writing Pro-Truth: Fighting Post-Truth Politics with Behavioral Science. Pieces by or about him regularly come out in prominent venues such as CBS News, Time, Scientific American, Psychology Today, Newsweek, The Conversation, Inc. Magazine, CNBC, and elsewhere. He has appeared as a guest on network TV in the US, including CBS News and affiliates of Fox and ABC, and internationally, such as the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, and on US and international radio stations such as NPR, WBAI (New York City), KGO (San Francisco), 700WLW (Cincinnati), KRLD (Dallas), AM980 (Canada). To learn more, visit his website.
Watch Gleb’s lecture, “Winning at Life: Using Science, Reason, and Compassion”:
Subtopics: Atheist/secular movement, Critical thinking, Ethics & morality, Pseudoscience, Science denial, Science education, Social media
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