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A neuroscientist explains (why we need the liberal arts)

Katherine Bryant, PhD candidate in neuroscience, has allowed us to reprint her speech from today’s rally. We think it sums up a lot of the big issues pretty damn well. It was also an important reminder of why the sciences and the humanities shouldn’t be pitted against one another by market-driven interests. We need all kinds of knowledge and methods to be socially responsible, self-critical and, well, interesting.

 

 

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