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Liddle Finally Comes Around (Kind of)

“If they pressured Springer to reject the papers out of hand, that would have been wrong.” (See Nick Matzke – Book burner.) Tepid, but we’ll take what we can get. WJM writes: “What happened is that Nick and others exercised thuggish intimidation on Springer and Springer, acting in fear of what a few devoted people […]

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Liddle Doubles Down

Far from attempting to redeem herself, Elizabeth Liddle has actually doubled down on her censorship/fascism apologetics (see comment 113 to my post). Liddle admits that the book Biological Information—New Perspectives had already been peer reviewed. She admits that it was on the verge of publication. But, she notes, after Matzke’s publication on Panda’s Thumb all […]

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It Gets Even Better

WJM writes (See Nick Matzke – Book burner):  “Does Liz think that Nick, not having even read the papers, has a sound reason to reach out to the editorial board and “warn” them about publishing work he hasn’t even read?” Liddle responds:  “As much right as Springer had to offer to publish them, having not […]

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Will Our Darwinist Friends Be Telling Us Next That “Arbeit Macht Frei”?

In one of the comments to my last post,  Elizabeth Liddle writes:  “If Nick Matzke or any ‘liberal’ lays so much as a match to a children’s library book I shall be the first to protest.” Yet Liddle refuses to condemn Matzke for his efforts to suppress the publication of the papers from a conference […]