The Mikhaila Peterson Podcast
The Mikhaila Peterson Podcast
Mikhaila Peterson
Mikhaila Peterson speaks with thought leaders, influencers and industry changers - continually finding the best ways to improve the human experience. From stay at home moms to CEOs, fitness enthusiasts to spiritual guides, nutrition researchers to health professionals - Mikhaila has interview-style conversations aimed at provoking thought, addressing difficult subjects, and delving into topics that are generally shied away from.
152. Inclusiveness or Dangerous Brainwashing?: The Transgender Movement | Kara Danksy
Kara Dansky is an attorney, writer, gender rights advocate, and President of the U.S. chapter of Women’s Declaration International. Kara is committed to protecting the rights, privacy, and safety of women and girls on the basis of sex in law and throughout society. Kara and I discuss the well-funded industries that are promoting the transgender movement, fighting for sex-based rights of women and girls, the Equality Act, Public Accommodation Laws, and more. Be sure to subscribe if you enjoy this conversation! —Links— Follow Kara Dansky on Twitter: Facebook: Website: Women’s Declaration International: Kara’s book: The Abolition of Sex: How the “Transgender” Agenda Harms Women and Girls: —Follow Me On— All Platforms: Facebook:​rson Twitter:​​ Instagram: Telegram:​​ —Chapters— [0:00] Intro [3:40] TERF [5:48] Women’s Liberation Front [8:59] ‘Transgender’ as a Political Term [11:04] Women’s Rights, Transgenderism & Stereotypes [15:05] Fighting for Sex-Based Rights of Women & Girls [19:47] Funding for the Transgender Movement [22:36] Transgender Identification Trends [23:27] Ideologies in Education [26:46] Biden Administration & Gender Legislation [30:26] Postmodernism & Big Pharma [31:41] Process of Transformation & Complications [34:07] Gender Clinics [35:35] Puberty Blockers, Opposite Sex Hormones, & Sterilization [39:19] Bostock Case & FBI’s Table 42 [43:55] Equality Act & Public Accomodation Law [47:15] Potential Changes on a Societal Level [50:19] Impact of Trump on Women’s Rights [51:07] How to Push Back [55:16] Current Bills for Women’s Rights [56:11] Dana Rivers Trial [58:11] Outro #WomensRights #Transgender #RadicalFeminist
Jun 24
1 hr
151. Alt-Right Conspiracy or Immigration Disaster? | Lauren Southern
Lauren’s latest documentary, American Mirage: Lauren Southern is a journalist, author, and renowned documentary filmmaker. She focuses on a wide variety of topics and has a passion for exposing corruption and speaking up for those desperately in need of a voice. In this episode, we talk about American Mirage, Lauren’s newest documentary. We also discuss the (ineffectiveness of the) US immigration system, dangerous conditions migrants encounter along the border, government corruption, and Lauren’s most ridiculous social media accusations. Be sure to subscribe if you enjoy this conversation! —Links— Follow Lauren on Twitter: YouTube: —Follow Me On— All Platforms: Facebook:​rson Twitter:​​ Instagram: Telegram:​​ —Chapters— [0:00] Intro, Mikhaila’s Diet, Health [3:00] Immigration Documentary: American Mirage [6:46] US Immigration System [12:20] Lauren’s Border Crossing Experience [15:12] Paying for Safe Travel [16:01] Filming American Mirage & Lauren’s Success with ‘Crossfire’ [21:32] Agendas & Complexities in Politics [20:04] Power in Politics [26:01] Authoritarianism [28:33] Hyper Individualization & the Transgender Movement [33:58] Trans Athletes [36:11] South African Farm Attacks [38:54] Most Ridiculous Social Media Rumor about Lauren [41:22] Far-Right Tendencies & Conspiracy Trails [43:46] Banned from Patreon [45:00] Death Trains, Human Traffickers, & Massacres [48:46] Economic Migrants [51:14] Negative Attention [52:35] Options in Education [54:30] Facebook’s Honesty Box, Bullies & High School [1:00:46 ] Mikhaila’s Nashville Experience [1:01:20] Fresh & Fit Podcast [1:02:20] Mikhaila Shares Advice She Gave to Ethan Klein [1:03:31] Outro #Immigration #LaurenSouthern #Documentary #Borders #Power #Trans
Jun 21
1 hr 4 min
150. Wokeism, Advice to Teens and the Dangers of Casual Relationships | Jordan Peterson EP. 150
Jordan B Peterson came on for the 150th episode of the Mikhaila Peterson podcast!!! We discussed gender differences, the secrets to successful relationships, sexual shame, hook-up culture, advice for high school graduates, and Dad’s recent Twitter controversy over the cover for Sports Illustrated: Swimsuit Edition. Be sure to subscribe if you enjoy this conversation! —Follow Me— All Platforms: Facebook:​rson Twitter:​​ Instagram: TikTok: Telegram:​​ —Chapters— [0:00] Intro [3:08] Jordan’s Sports Illustrated Tweet [14:10] Frans de Waal’s Discoveries with Primates [17:29] Infants, Caregivers, & Predators [31:58] Feminine Temperament, PC Studies, & Personality  [35:51] The Feminine Ethos in Society  [38:49] Agreeableness & Manipulation by Dark Triad Types [42:59] Ideal Personality Combinations for Relationships  [46:17] Sexuality, According to Google  [51:37] Casual Relationships [54:26] Meaning of Sexual Shame [56:06] Hook-up Culture  [1:00:20] Advice for High School Grads [1:04:48] Self-Authoring Suite  [1:09:40] Violating the Non-Contradiction Principle [1:11:25] Outro #UnderstandMyself #PCCulture #Sexuality #Gender #HookUpCulture #SportsIllustrated
Jun 9
1 hr 12 min
149. Modern Doctor Shares The Fastest Ways To Treat Depression, Low Testosterone, & PTSD | Dr. Mike Hart
Dr. Mike Hart is a physician and leading expert in medical cannabis administration and treatment. He founded Readytogo medical clinic, where he currently acts as the lead physician and medical director. We got to talk about the effects of cannabis on PTSD, administering ketamine to treat depression, hormone optimization, supplements, and much more. —Links— Follow Dr. Hart on Twitter: Facebook: Official Website: Hart2Heart Podcast: Friendly Fire: Why Vets Are Ditching Pills and Lighting Up to Treat PTSD (book): —Follow Me— All Platforms: Facebook:​rson Twitter:​​ Instagram: Telegram:​​ —Chapters— [0:00] Intro [4:10] Cannabis, CBD, THC & PTSD [11:28] Improving Sleep Quality [13:18] Withdrawal Symptoms [15:02] What’s Psychoactive? [16:11] Daytime PTSD Treatment [18:07] Mikhaila’s PTSD Experience [21:14] THC & Dissociation [23:22] Vitamin D [25:38] Ketamine Treatment [35:24] Alternative Medicine [37:17] Hormone Optimization & Testosterone [43:14] Women & Testosterone Use [45:56] Hormone Optimization for Women [49:47] Diet & Lifestyle Factors [51:20] Supplements to Booster Hormone Levels [53:58] Hormone Recommendation for Child-Bearing [56:21] HGH Benefits & Risks [59:52] Outro #Cannabis #CBD #THC #Hormone #Testosterone #PTSD #Mentalhealth
May 27
1 hr 2 min
148. The Problem With Elon Musk, Raising Kids and Libertarianism | Will Witt & Mikhaila Peterson
Will Witt is a media personality, national speaker, short film director, cultural commentator, and host of the show Will Witt Live on PragerU. He is frequently featured on media outlets like Fox News, The Daily Wire, and Blaze Media. We covered Elon Musk’s Twitter buyout, Florida’s recent ‘Don't Say Gay’ bill, Will’s book tour, meeting his Dutch fiancée, and his transition from lifelong atheist to full-blown Christian. —Links— Will’s latest book — How to Win Friends and Influence Enemies: Taking On Liberal Arguments with Logic and Humor: Follow Will on Twitter: Instagram: Check him out at PragerU: _____________ Follow Me On _____________ All Platforms: Facebook:​rson Twitter:​​ Instagram: Telegram:​​ —Chapters— [0:00] Intro [4:00] Personality Test [6:43] Successful Conversations [8:22] Teacher’s Union Protest [12:19] ‘Don’t Say Gay’ Bill & Disney [13:01] Governor DeSantis [14:55] Witt’s Fiance [19:28] Health Issues & Suggested Remedies [21:09] Mikhaila’s Hangover Pill [24:54] Witt’s Book Tour & Exhaustion [30:32] Harry Potter, Lord of the Rings & Game of Thrones [34:00] Twitter, Elon Musk, & Technological Revolution [37:05] Career After Becoming a Parent [41:43] Educating Children & Leftist Agenda [47:27] Libertarians Versus the Left [49:47] Why Mikhaila Podcasts [52:34] Will Witt’s Next Book [54:58] Converting to Christianity [1:00:01] Outro #PersonalityTest #CarnivoreDiet #Politics #Christianity #Education
May 16
1 hr 2 min
147. My Backstory Interview from Mark Goulston
Dr. Mark Goulston and I discuss my experience with psychedelics, (im)patience, purpose, life patterns, and pretending you’re blind, as well as concepts like surgical empathy, coping (instead of healing), psychological adhesion, the {horror—terror—don't panic} trifecta, and how Ayahuasca can reconfigure minds as if they’re Rubik's cubes. Originally a UCLA psychiatry professor and FBI hostage negotiation trainer, Dr. Goulston’s expertise has been forged in real-life, high-stakes situations. Dr. Goulston is an executive coach and the author (or co-author) of nine books, including Just Listen and Get Out of Your Own Way: Overcoming Self-Defeating Behavior. He is also the host of the My Wakeup Call Podcast, which kindly hosted this episode. —Links— Follow Mark on Twitter: Check out his books: & our first conversation: —Follow Me On— All Platforms: Facebook:​rson Twitter:​​ Instagram: Telegram:​​ —Chapters— [0:00] Intro [2:55] Consistency in life, Purpose [7:25] Determination vs. Anger [9:03] Like a Blind Person Seeing for the 1st Time [12:37] Dietary Change & Harvard [16:45] Podcasting, OV [19:08] Psychological Adhesion (vs. Attachment) & Resistance to Change [22:40] Humiliating Billionaires [25:18] Meat & (Losing Faith in) Authority [30:08] Living in Disbelief [33:03] Coping vs. Healing [34:06] The {Horror/Terror/Don't Panic} Trifecta [35:50] Psychedelics, Rubik's Cubes, & Surgical Empathy [44:16] Annoyance vs. Impatience [48:12] Dangers of Unconditional Empathy [49:30] Outro #Empathy #Coping #Psychedelics #Purpose #TheLionDiet
May 5
51 min
146. Is The Red Pill Community Right About Marriage, Sex & Dating? | Vincent Harinam
Vincent Harinam is a data scientist, law enforcement consultant, and frequent writer on the modern dating market for publications like Quillette. He earned his Ph.D. from the University of Cambridge, where he currently teaches. In this episode, we chat about unsettling dating statistics, the manosphere, what (wo)men find desirable, and the bridge between data science and law enforcement. _____________ Articles by Vincent: Follow him on Twitter: _____________ Follow Me On _____________ All Platforms: Facebook:​rson Twitter:​​ Instagram: Telegram:​​ _____________ Chapters _____________ [0:00] Intro [3:35] Harinam's Career & Personality [5:59] Data Science & Law Enforcement [11:08] Husband-Outearning Women [14:02] 'Dark Gentlemen’ [16:38] Agreeableness, Wage-Gaps, & Personality Tests [19:38] IQ & Marriage [23:08] Desires vs. Availability [24:34] Relationship Backlash [26:39] Changes in Mate Selection [28:16] The Red Pill, Manosphere, & Rollo Tomassi [32:54] Fixing the Sexual Marketplace? [37:33] Simps, etc. [41:07] Game Theory [42:57] Understanding Statistics [43:14] Replication Crisis [43:50] Geeks vs. Nerds [46:17] Vincent the Crime Solver [46:59] Inside Healthy Relationships [59:35] Top 2 Things Humans Have [1:00:53] The Future of Western Dating? [1:03:03] How Societies Decline [1:06:32] Outro #Dating #IQ #Data #DarkTriad #RedPill #Statistics
Apr 22
1 hr 7 min
145. How To Raise Healthy Kids, WITHOUT Sacrificing Your Career Goals | Jen Fulwiler
Jen Fulwiler is a standup comic, bestselling author, and mom of six. She hosted The Jen Fulwiler Show before launching her own podcast, This Is Jen. She has been featured on the Today Show, and her viral social media sketches have racked up millions of views. Her comedy special, The Naughty Corner, is out now on Amazon. We got to talk about the challenges of modern parenthood, self-financing, thrill-seeking, personal ambition after parenthood, touring, and Jen’s approach to mastery. Be sure to subscribe if you enjoy this conversation! _____________ Follow Jen Fulwiler on Twitter: Instagram: Check out The Naughty Corner: Get tour tickets: Or check out her books: _____________ Follow Me On _____________ All Platforms: Facebook:​rson Twitter:​​ Instagram: Telegram:​​ _____________ Chapters _____________ [0:00] Intro [4:25] Self-financing [7:31] Book Tours [8:56] 6 Kids in 8 Years [11:14] Personal Ambition & Motherhood [18:19] Analysis & Improvement [22:19] Pressures of Parenthood [29:19] Playdates & Personality Types [36:51] Touring with Kids [43:48] Thrill-Seeking & Risk Aversion [46:21] Jen’s Mission [51:05] Life After Children [57:31] Negotiating with Partners [1:02:47] Confidence [1:08:01] Outro #Comedy #Parenthood #Children #JenFulwiler #Ambition
Apr 13
1 hr 12 min
144. Is Artificial Intelligence A Threat To Human Existence? | Opposing Views
In this episode of Opposing Views, I talked to Andrew Keen and Steven Umbrello about AI as an existential threat, jobs & automation, mass surveillance, deep learning, how China handles Big Tech, social credit systems & facial recognition in America, and more. Andrew Keen is an internet entrepreneur based in Silicon Valley, and the author of The Internet Is Not the Answer. He hosts Keen On, a daily podcast about books and new writing, as well as the award-winning documentary and TV show How to Fix Democracy. Steven Umbrello is the Managing Director at the Institute for Ethics & Emerging Technologies and the editor of Trivent Publishing’s Ethics and Robotics book series. He holds a Ph.D. in the ethics and design of AI and has a forthcoming book titled Designed for Death: Controlling Killer Robots. Be sure to subscribe if you enjoy this conversation! ____________ Follow Andrew Keen on Twitter: Check out his books: And podcast: Follow Steven Umbrello on Twitter: Pre-order ‘Designed for Death: Controlling Killer Robots:’ Links mentioned by Steven: ______________ Follow Me On ______________ All Platforms: Facebook:​rson Twitter:​​ Instagram: Telegram channel:​​ ______________ Chapters ______________ [00:00] Intro [03:26] Keen’s View of AI [04:57] Existential Risk [08:03] AI & Job Automation [11:05] Kinds of AI [12:00] Implementation in the US & China [13:46] How China Handles Big Tech [15:21] The Orwellian Chinese Digital State [17:29] European Immigration & American Dysfunction [19:08] Fixing America? [20:51] Phones & AI [22:18] Superintelligence [25:30] Ownership [28:46] The Minds Behind AI [30:54] Better Government Models [34:36] Intro to Steven Umbrello [35:36] Umbrello’s View of AI [37:19] Job Automation [41:15] The Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) & Privacy Issues [46:39] AI Journalism [47:39] Privacy Issues II [49:02] EU Regulation [52:07] Healthcare AI [54:24] Deep Learning & Machine Learning [57:27] Like Human Brains? [01:00:24] Built-in Bias [01:03:39] The Collingridge Dilemma & AI Design [01:06:57] Mass Surveillance in America & China [01:09:14] Chinese Plans for AI [01:11:22] Government, Privacy, & Data [01:14:49] Becoming China [01:16:16] Outro #Automation #1984 #Surveillance #Robots #AI #Privacy #OpposingViews
Apr 5
1 hr 20 min
143. How To Be More Attractive To The Opposite Sex | Rob Henderson & Mikhaila Peterson
In this episode, Mikhaila hosts Rob Henderson—a PhD student in evolutionary and social psychology. His writing has appeared in The NY Times, The Wall Street Journal, and Quillette—among others. Peterson and Henderson cover Rober’s notion of ‘luxury beliefs’, the dark triad of personality (psycopathy, narcissism, and Machiavellianism), sexual attraction, dating apps and pictures of fish, wokeism and woke fishing, the rise in self-censorship, writing, and much more. Please be sure to subscribe if you enjoyed this conversation! ____________ Follow Rob Henderson on Twitter: And check out his website: ____________ Follow Me On ____________ All Platforms:​rson Facebook:​rson Twitter:​​ Instagram:​rson Telegram channel:​rson ____________ Chapters ____________ [00:00] Intro [03:40] The Dark Triad: Psycopathy, Narcissism, & Machiavellianism [05:33] Disagreeableness & the Dark Triad [06:40] Victimhood & Agreeableness [12:52] The Dark Triad & Love [17:04] ‘When Men Behave Badly’ by David Buss [18:41] Predatory Sexual Behavior [19:30] The Dark Gentlemen [24:49] Life Reorganization [28:21] When Men Evaluate Women [29:01] Fish Dating [39:29] Dating Apps & Covid [40:14] Woke Fishing & Luxury Beliefs [42:50] Luxury Beliefs [49:02] Wokism at Cambridge [50:40] Self-Censorship [57:27] The Spark of Interest [59:47] Future Plans [01:14:13] Outro #Dating #COVID #DarkTriad #Wokeism #Censorship
Mar 26
1 hr 16 min
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