Neural Buddhists

Here’s a David Brooks’ column from the NY Times on cultural trends given the ongoing debate between science and the belief in God – but with important thoughts about the role Buddhism might play.

http://www.nytimes.com/2008/05/13/opinion/13brooks.html?ref=opinion

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