“Scholars have wasted their time trying to exonerate Darwin of responsibility for Social Darwinism, for he was a Social Darwinist.”
Bioethicist Wesley Smith examines the meaning of the term “personhood” and its implications for human rights.
A good and worthwhile conservation movement is being corrupted, and this hurts humans, especially in the developing world and among marginalized groups.
Solzhenitsyn’s basic advice is simply not to participate with lies, and to refuse to speak what one does not believe. It’s unnervingly relevant counsel.
“Universal human rights are at stake,” says Wesley Smith. “The intrinsic dignity of human life is at stake.”