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Munk Debates: Political correctness: a force for good? – Michael Dyson and Michelle Goldberg vs Stephen Fry and Jordan Peterson


Illuminating, whatever your political persuasion, and relevant in the context of the political games currently being played in NZ.

BTW Fry and Peterson won the debate

From May 2018

The resolution? “What you call political correctness, I call progress…”

On May 18th, the redoubtable Stephen Fry (self-admitted soft leftie) and I debated the duo of academic, author and radio host Michael Eric Dyson ( and blogger/author Michelle Goldberg (

A press release describing the debate can be found here:

Courtesy of the Munk Debates:…

How did the audience respond? Results can be found here:…


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