Given evolution’s racist baggage, you might think the theory’s proponents would be somewhat abashed to accuse the critics of Darwin of “white supremacy.”
The upshot of the best modern biology and cosmology can be epitomized by changing just one word in physicist Steven Weinberg’s famous comment.
There is a tendency to sanctify the medical profession, with the white coat serving as an icon of wisdom, compassion, and morality.
What happens if we examine the real white supremacists today? Are they creationists?
It is certainly startling to see the N-word cropping up in Darwin’s letters, but this is not the only place.