In an interview published by Bloomberg earlier this month, California’s Democrat Governor Gavin Newsom was asked if he ever talks about artificial intelligence with any of his kids.
Newsom answered in the affirmative and said that he was concerned about “micro-cults” influencing his children.
Gavin Newsom is in a panic because his son listens to highly popular podcaster Joe Rogan, Canadian professor Dr. Jordan Peterson, and British media personality/influencer Andrew Tate.
“I really worry about the misinformation, disinformation, about what’s happening with our country, but I really worry about these micro-cults that my kids are in. I say micro-cults because I don’t know if there is a better way to describe it. My son is asking me about Andrew Tate and Jordan Peterson. And then he is immediately talking about Joe Rogan.”
The reality is that Jordan Peterson, Joe Rogan and Andrew Tate are not cult leaders nor are they associated with cults.
Governor Newsom is classifying those men as cults to discredit them. Joe Rogan, Jordan Peterson and Andrew Tate have large followings of young men on social media. Perhaps Governor Newsom is afraid of them because they are outspoken against tyrannical and authoritarian politicians, which