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Monday, November 27, 2006

Here's something

[T]he popularity of the current counterattack on religion cloaks a renewed and intense anxiety within secular society that it is not the story of religion but rather the story of the Enlightenment that may be more illusory than real.

So says Richard Schweder in a NY Times Op-Ed piece. You can read it here. That our current cultural crisis is the direct product of the Enlightenment is something I have been observing for years now.