Needless to say, this proposal is not grounded in science, which is supposed to prize open debate and scrutiny, not censorship.
What if major technology companies shy from censorship? Then the government should take aggressive action: “Make them.”
Conceding that churches and synagogues aren’t “essential businesses” was a devastating admission for many professional religious leaders to make.
Solzhenitsyn’s basic advice is simply not to participate with lies, and to refuse to speak what one does not believe. It’s unnervingly relevant counsel.
As authors Thorvaldsen and Hössjer say, “Biology is inherently more complicated than the large-scale universe and so fine-tuning is even more a feature.”