As a colleague points out, Nagel’s departure from the “right-thinking consensus” is on a par with David Gelernter’s 2019 farewell to Darwinism.
Evolutionary orthodoxy is maintained by a “Castro Consensus.” This makes the Darwinian consensus questionable and in need of re-examination.
In Wesley J. Smith’s phrase, in the present cultural moment, we have witnessed “the French Revolution attacking the American Revolution.”
The “field of public health” is complicit in the worst episode of scientific malfeasance in the 21st century.
Listen in as Dr. Jay Richards discusses the issue of consensus in science, and when to doubt such a consensus.