Their conversation is so full of treasures, it’s hard to distill it down to an essence. But I’ll try.
Staddon’s piece is topical, well written, and carefully reasoned. Coyne is of course free to disagree with Staddon’s conclusions.
The subject of Michael Denton’s new book — water — is ubiquitous, as indeed for living creatures it must be.
When ideologies reign, one of the first victims, invariably, is truth. The narrative is supreme, and it deforms how information is interpreted.
These are dangerous times for free speech in the Western world.