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If someone spoke in public in this manner, what would you think of their scientific credentials? I’ve removed as much as possible to preserve the mystery…
I am not going to dwell on [removed]. The science is in. [removed] should simply be condemned as a socially disruptive cognitive disorder. It seduces people who are psychologically unwilling to admit limits to [removed]. [removed] cling to the arrogant “mechanical philosophy” of mankind’s infinite right and capacity to exploit and transcend his [removed]. Or, they suffer from a kind of morally indifferent, fatalistic nihilism.
Like other cognitive disorders that have in the past caused great suffering to humanity, [removed] is impervious to observed facts. As the [removed] crisis worsens, [removed] perversely flourishes even more, confusing the community and eroding public support for sound risk-averse policies.