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Not to be confused with Søren Kierkegaard.

Emil Ole William Kirkegaard (online aliases: Deleet,[1] Deleetdk,[2] EmilOWK[3]) is a HBD blogger, malicious doxxer and pseudo-intellectual. Since peer-reviewed science journals often reject his submissions, he co-founded the OpenPsych pseudojournals with Davide Piffer to publish his own. Kirkegaard is associated with the alt-right. Although he denies this, most his followers on Twitter are white nationalists where he spends his time moaning about SJWs and feminists, uses alt-right memes[4] (e.g. Pepe), and has described a promotional video of the alt-right as "really nice".[5]

Internet antics[edit]


Kirkegaard describes himself as a "polymath" and "scientist" on his personal blog[6] as well as a "Polymath, philosopher, politician, logician, linguist, psychologist"[7] on his Twitter. However, his only qualification is a BA in linguistics; he has no expertise in any of these subjects, nor is he a scientist. He posts weird photos of himself trying to look like a lecturer.

On his Facebook and ResearchGate pages, Kirkegaard says he is a research fellow at the Ulster Institute for Social Research. This institute is phony, racist and associated with publishing controversial hereditarianismWikipedia's W.svg research.

Doxxing and harassment[edit]

On his forum OpenPsych, Kirkegaard has doxed users who disagree with him or criticize his pseudojournals; posting their private sign-up emails and IP-addresses, even including geographical location of their IPs.[8]

Kirkegaard showed up on RationalWiki in August, 2017 and proceeded to harass users by doxxing their real names to try to intimidate them. This resulted in his permanent ban within a short space of time.[9] Later Kirkegaard showed up on Reddit doxxing these same users, which resulted in his posts being removed.[10] He has also used Twitter for the same purpose.

In 2016, Kirkegaard published the data of nearly 70,000 OkCupid users, as a study in one of his own pseudojournals.[11] Although Kirkegaard claims he was publishing already public information, this is disputed by others.[12][13]

Race, IQ and eugenics[edit]

See the main article on this topic: Racialism

Kirkegaard alleges a left-wing bias in academia that downplays the heritability of race and IQ.[14] No evidence for such bias exists.

Kirkegaard has appeared on white supremacist Tara McCarthy's YouTube channel for a discussion named "IQ And The Future Of Eugenics".[15]


Kirkegaard makes a sickening compromise for pedophiles on his blog:[16]

Perhaps a compromise is having sex with a sleeping child without them knowing it (so, using sleeping medicine). If they dont[sic] notice it is difficult to see how they cud[sic] be harmed, even if it is rape.


See the main article on this topic: OpenPsych pseudojournals

Despite Kirkegaard's insistence otherwise,[17] OpenPsych and its journals are pseudojournals: they do not use peer review and are filled with Kirkegaard's publications. For example the OpenPsych journals show typical signs of a pseudojournal: high percentage of content written by one of the journal's creator, Kirkegaard himself. As of 23 August 2017:

  • Kirkegaard wrote for 17 out of the 30 papers in Open Differential Psychology[18]
  • Kirkegaard wrote for 1 out of the 7 papers in Open Behavioral Genetics[19]
  • Kirkegaard wrote for 8 out of the 11 papers in Open Quantitative Sociology & Political Science[20]

Kirkegaard was an author for 26 of 48 total papers, or 54.17%.

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