Career anxiety is exactly how heterodox thought is policed and stamped out in the academic world.
What Denyse O’Leary calls “well-intentioned nonsense” will protect no one that needs protecting.
Kudos to interviewer Peter Slen who is utterly unreadable as to his own attitudes on any on this.
Praising science as way to implicitly, or explicitly, club religion over the head is a familiar feature of our culture. It’s not new, either.
Basically, it’s a how-to guide for sugarcoating evolutionary dogma in the science classroom.