I have rarely seen a more vivid illustration of the lethal consequences of utilitarian thinking.
The impact of too-onerous animal-welfare laws on the diets of people of limited means becomes clear.
The tweet reads, “Imagine a world is ruled by scientists, not by politicians.” The drift of the tweet appeared to be, wouldn’t that be wonderful!
Could scientists and advocates of scientism really make a worse hash of things than the politicians?
Shaw and Chesterton believed that the acceptance of Darwinism made it impossible to resist social Darwinism, plutocracy, imperialism, racialism, and militarism.