Who is Ben?

Ben Burgis

Philosophy Professor & Author

Ben Burgis is the author of “Give Them An Argument: Logic for the Left.” He has a PhD in Philosophy from the University of Miami. His academic specialization has to do with logical paradoxes about self-reference, but these days he spends most of his time exposing the logical fallacies of right-wing reactionaries (and technocratic centrists) and arguing for democratic socialism. He writes a column for Jacobin and hosts a podcast and YouTube show called “Give Them An Argument.