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Re: [humanism-174] Anti-science in American politics

From: Sam S.
Sent on: Sunday, October 21, 2012 3:10 PM
 The bottom line is we do not promote our secular and scientific cause as well as the rich and religious promote their anti-science, pro-religion cause. I think the candidates know who dominates the numbers so they cater to them. We have to start making ground in the culture war or it will never change.

On Sun, Oct 21, 2012 at 1:53 PM, Mark Tiborsky <[address removed]> wrote:
Great post from Jerry Coyne- of course, Republicans bear the brunt because any party that props people like Michelle Bachmann, Rick Santorum or Rick Perry has to be more or less insane, but those more to the left are at fault as well:

"Postmodernism, beloved by many on the left, is also responsible, since many of its acolytes claim that all truths are subjective ones, and that science is merely one form of ideology..."

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