“Scholars have wasted their time trying to exonerate Darwin of responsibility for Social Darwinism, for he was a Social Darwinist.”
This is another illustration of what Michael Egnor and others have said: intelligent design was the “canary in the coal mine” when it comes to cancel culture.
In 2016 the late great journalist, novelist, and social commentator Tom Wolfe exposed Darwin’s unsolved riddle, or one of them anyway.
Fans of H. G. Wells are probably familiar with his 1904 short story, “The Country of the Blind.”
We transcend the strictly material forces that spur natural selection. We, alone in the known universe, are moral beings.