Enemies of Reason
If you asked me which living person I respect the most I would quickly and without doubt reply: "Richard Dawkins".
This is the first episode of The Enemies of Reason. I think it is important you set an hour aside and watch.
Prof. Dawkins may not provide all of the answers but he does what science and creativity does best. He asks questions.
Questioning and enquiry are crucial to moving forward. Relying on dogma and bias is hopeless.