When Liberal Presumptions Skew Science » Secondhand Smoke | A First Things Blog

Two thoughts: First, Buddhism tends to be the favorite religion of liberalism. No God. No sin. No judgmentalism. Plenty of consequences–karma and all, but I think that gets forgotten. Second, I am not a scientist, but it seems to me that these days, scientific hypotheses often are derived out of ideological presumptions. That, in turn, can skew outcomes….

 

The root meaning of compassion is to “suffer with.” Compassion then, is very reactive…