With permission from John West and Sarah Chaffee, here is the full text of their interview with staff writer Olga Khazan.
We know that Darwinian evolution has a long and sordid history of entanglement with issues of race, racism, and eugenics.
In seeking to explain what makes humans exceptional, current evolutionists convert guesswork into a methodology, as humans did for long ages in the pre-scientific past.
I didn’t intend to “savage” Derbyshire. I wanted to encourage him in his writing.
He canoodled with white supremacists, and now advises conservatives not to engage with Darwin skeptics.