Dr. King was sharply critical of the misuse of science to promote racial discrimination, and he spoke forcefully against the idea that humans are the products of a blind material process.
Here is an article, “The New Evolution Deniers,” by evolutionary biologist Colin Wright at Penn State.
Science should be about exploring uncharted territories from varying, even unpopular, perspectives rather than confining ourselves to research that has been blessed by convention.
The real reasons Gonzalez did not get tenure at ISU were simple: discrimination and intolerance.
It is still very premature, to say the least, for partisans of “junk DNA” to be declaring that the preponderance of our genome is junk.