Philosophy for Everyman; the range and accessibility is excellent. The relation between philosophy and science , especially in consciousness, is recurrent.Global political and social assessments seem just and cut through special pleading. Most rational people would agree with the Professor on most things. On the relation between early education and religious belief: yes. That atheists make the best political leaders: not so sure. That cliches are usually true: maybe. He says that many people don't like thinking, He makes it easier by being interesting and being direct.