Free speech doesn’t mean much if there is no platform where dissenting ideas can actually be heard.
Obviously, this is a subject that bears directly on the Darwin debate. Evolution skeptics were the canary in this particular coal mine.
“Berlinski is a modern Hannah Arendt, but deeper, more illuminating, and wittier (i.e., smarter).”
I want to underscore Phil’s pivotal role in organizing disparate voices critical of Darwinism and convinced of design in nature into a cohesive community.
We still are not close to designing any self-replicating machine. That is still pure science fiction.