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.
The interesting psychological issue here turns upon the question of whether these people are deliberately lying or not.
“It simply cannot be defended as neutral,” says Larry Sanger, who launched the online encyclopedia with Jimmy Wales in 2001.