Our brains have vastly more ability than is needed for survival, most notably the capacity for language and abstract thought.
Cancer proves evolution only insofar as one forgets, or pretends not to know, what evolution is supposed to explain.
Marvin Olasky, editor of World Magazine, wryly observes that Lewis “should have trademarked ‘mere.’”
When tyranny comes it often is introduced as some improvement, or as the correction of some perceived problem.
The archvillain’s motivations are crystal clear, and very familiar if you know about the views on human population associated with Paul Ehrlich or, even more so, Eric Pianka.