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“One upsets the other”: Aldous Huxley on the Rational Brain’s Tension with the Irrational Brain

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The Rhetorical Atheist Falcon and Yeats’s “passionate intensity”: Directness of Speech and the Problem of Nuance and Qualification in Debating Religion

I like directness in speech. But if this is the case, why, at this very blog, do I so often critique the rhetorical directness of New Atheists like Jerry Coyne, PZ Myers, and Richard Dawkins? Isn’t this a gross contradiction? I don’t think … Continue reading

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