The signers of the Dissent list have all risked their careers or reputations in signing. Such is the power of groupthink.
ID is a rival theory, a scientific theory, doing the normal work that scientific ideas must do to supplant a currently dominant idea.
For remarkable blindness to his own “thinking errors,” Dr. Shapiro gets a prize.
Let’s encourage dissent and embrace an authentically liberal approach to scientific inquiry.
It’s strange to speak of “acceptance” of a scientific theory, as if it were something very different, like a religious doctrine.