He might not welcome my saying so, but his emphasis on thinking critically and examining evidence is spot-on.
Textbook publishers use their influence over kids and the appearance of neutrality to advance a set of strong biases.
It’s not possible to understand current controversies about physician-assisted suicide, euthanasia, eugenics, and related subjects without appreciating the long history behind these ideas.
Pinker is right that we should formulate our ideas based on evidence, not bias and preconceptions.
A philosophy PhD, Larry Sanger worked with Jimmy Wales to found Wikipedia in 2001.