The article in the Times does not really try to answer Nagel, let alone Steve Meyer, so much as to pile up negative testimonials from opponents.
The school board of Orleans, Louisiana, chose to prohibit the teaching of creationism or intelligent design in its schools.
Using Ayala as an implicit Catholic spokesman on evolution, when there is no evidence he is a believing Catholic anymore, looks like a cheap journalistic trick.
Unconsciously echoing C.S. Lewis, Nagel points out the self-contradicting nature of materialist reasoning.
The missus wouldn’t allow him on any wall or floor at home.