“Wilson is — if his worldview is correct — just as much living a lie as those religionists that he castigates.”
When I was in charge of the Emergency Room at Los Angeles County Hospital, I saw many instances of near-death trauma, yet there was little complaint about pain.
After 2000, some textbooks were corrected, but in many cases the corrections were minor and the books continued to perpetuate the misrepresentations.
Lutheran theologian Ted Peters concludes that “a culture war is raging, to be sure. But, this is not a war between science and faith.”
As a young Muslim physician suggests, materialism asks us to deny the evidence of our near-universal, dualist experience.