In recent years the American scientific establishment has sought to shut off debate about neo-Darwinian theory by playing its trump card.
The theory of evolution by natural selection was unveiled to a poorly attended and generally inattentive audience at a Linnean Society meeting.
The book paints Herbert Spencer as the eugenics-championing bad guy and posits that Darwin and Darwinism had little influence on Hitler’s master race ethic.
Ideas do indeed have consequences, but not all ideas play out the same way or weave their way in the history of ideas toward the same destination.
There is an infinite number of things that are true that we cannot prove scientifically and never will.