René Descartes conceived of living things as complex machines, a concept now known as the “machine metaphor.”
This is not only authoritarian — shattering the guarantees of religious liberty in virtually all existing human-rights accords — but could cause a significant brain drain.
It’s always unfortunate when people misconstrue or misrepresent other people.
It’s not, how shall I say this, an audience guaranteed to be sympathetic to a critique of Darwinism and its social impact, even one as thoroughly researched and accurately told as this.
Udo Schuklenk is furious at the public backlash against the forced removal of life support from Alfie Evans in the U.K.