Richard Dawkins’ Amateur Philosopher Syndrome


Description=Richard Dawkins Photograph: Jeremy Young 05-12-2006

A look at the self-delusion of scientists who appoint themselves authorities on religion and morality.

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Jacob Laksin is a senior writer for Front Page Magazine. He is co-author, with David Horowitz, of The New Leviathan (Crown Forum, 2012), and One-Party Classroom (Crown Forum, 2009). Email him at jlaksin@gmail.com and follow him on Twitter at @jlaksin.


I stopped eating pork about eight years ago, after a scientist happened to mention that the animal whose teeth most closely resemble our own is the pig. Unable to shake the image of a perky little pig flashing me a brilliant George Clooney smile, I decided it was easier to forgo the Christmas ham. A […]