We can assume that this writer would have been a Connecticut Yankee, a strong opponent of the South and slavery.
Science goes badly off the track when it succumbs to ideological pressures — as it did with the eugenics movement.
Weinberg’s evidence that Discovery Institute uses intelligent design to bash communism is completely lacking.
Darwinism and eugenics, going back to the 19th century, were haunted by ideas of “replacement.”
Many white nationalists claim that Darwinism directly supports their ideology, because they think that races have evolved to different levels.