The movie opens with Lewis as an outspoken scientific atheist, whose view of science reinforces his bleak materialistic view of the universe.
NIH Director Francis Collins is being praised as “a national treasure,” but his real legacy is anything but praiseworthy.
The vile trope that blacks are somehow closer to apes than other races has deep roots in Darwinian biology and social theory.
Dr. King was critical of the misuse of science to promote racial discrimination, and he spoke against the idea that humans are the products of a blind process.
My documentary only tells one part of the story of racism, and only a part of the story of Social Darwinism’s influence on Western imperialism.