Lombroso’s ideas were quack science. But they were taken seriously by criminologists and public officials around the world until they were debunked.
The city of Turin was an especially fitting place for the public launch of a group focusing on intelligent design.
Note that “peaceful enjoyment by the inhabitants” is a very broad term that is not limited to human beings. Rather, it includes everything from grass, fish, and insects, to mice, snakes, and people.
Quite honestly, I think we should be grateful to people like Coyne and Hawking, who carry materialism to its logical conclusions.