The thread of what the alt-right calls “Race Realism” has never been completely absent from Darwinian theorizing.
As others have said before me, one of the first things you notice about ID critics is the low level of most of their critiques.
He canoodled with white supremacists, and now advises conservatives not to engage with Darwin skeptics.
One takeaway is that, despite assurances to the contrary, modern evolutionary theory is not easily separated from malign currents in American history, currently exemplified by the Alt-right.
“Most Americans realize we need to learn from the past,” said John West, writer and director of the new documentary Human Zoos. “But we can’t learn from the past if we cover it up.”