Freedom of speech is in the news. Intolerance of ideas isn’t just affecting our colleges and universities.
I think illiberalism has spread to health and medicine. For many reasons, scientists and clinicians alike have grown weary of debate.
This is bad. The philosopher Karl Popper said science advances through falsification.
Without the challenge of ideas, dogma persists, progress stops.
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