There are too many people who deliberately misrepresent Dawkins, be they right wing, left or anything in between. Or if it’s not deliberate then at least indicators of biases, laziness and shallow depth of intellect. Nick Cohen as a good piece in The Spectator regarding these folks:
- Richard Dawkins attacks Muslim bigots, not just Christian ones. If only his enemies were as brave
To me, reason and logic are clear, and for anyone to disregard these, despite gentle persuasion, is enough for me to lose patience with them. They are beyond reason.
Jeff Coyne has a pretty good follow-up to Cohen’s article:
- Dawkins gets a break at last