Vincent Lambert was catastrophically injured in an automobile accident in France in 2008.
It often seems that the closer you need to look, the greater the wonder. It’s as if someone set it there to hide, waiting for us.
Richard Dawkins lashed out at Pope Francis for the latter’s comparing modern eugenic efforts to Nazi precedents that sought to “create a pure race.”
This is an excellent move, a very visible and enthusiastic support for human exceptionalism and equal moral worth.
I’ve been reading the correspondence of Thomas Jefferson and John Adams — with its interesting argument by Jefferson for design in nature as a scientific inference.