Over the weekend, a teenage male shooter perpetrated a horrific mass murder in a supermarket in Buffalo, New York.
This study does not provide an adequate explanation as to why belief in evolution would cause one to be less racist. Indeed, the logic seems backwards.
Racism was not just an incidental part of Darwin’s evolutionary theory. Rather Darwin considered racial inequality crucial evidence for his theory.
Historian Richard Weikart moves into a discussion of neo-Nazis, contemporary white nationalists, and the alt-right.
The vile trope that blacks are somehow closer to apes than other races has deep roots in Darwinian biology and social theory.