At a debate in Chicago between Dawkins and Bret Weinstein, I witnessed something that I never thought I’d see.
I asked fairly innocuous questions, realizing that I was being allowed to participate as long as I didn’t cause strife.
There is an ongoing debate about intelligent design in the Thomist system.
This is not only authoritarian — shattering the guarantees of religious liberty in virtually all existing human-rights accords — but could cause a significant brain drain.
It is a matter of fact — a straightforward scientific fact known since the basics of human reproduction were first understood — that human life begins at fertilization of the egg by the sperm.