Here is a myth that comes not from the past but from the future.
Swamidass’s response doesn’t address our main arguments, but he indicates he is impressed by what Darwinian mechanisms accomplished in generating chloroquine resistance.
If you’re going to engage with an individual you disagree with, it’s important to know what that person argues and to state it accurately.
Writing in the journal Science, reviewers Lents, Swamidass, and Lenski make a very specific, clear, strong, and unambiguous claim.
“Science is a wonderful thing, but human zoos, scientific racism, and eugenics were shocking betrayals of science.”