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Discuss or Argue? — a short story

August 19, 2018

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A man must be excessively stupid, as well as uncharitable, who believes there is no virtue but on his own side. – Joseph Addison “So, what do you think about climate change?” “You mean, which side am I on?” “Well…” “In my experience, nobody who asks that kind of question ever wants to hear my […]

Science and Civil Rights

October 10, 2013

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What if science somehow proved that freedom of speech caused more human suffering than it prevented? What if science somehow demonstrated that freedom of religion was bad for a society? Would we accept the judgment of science and repeal our own freedoms? In other words, is it possible for science to change our minds about […]