I didn’t intend to “savage” Derbyshire. I wanted to encourage him in his writing.
You think if Darwinian theory had emerged not in the dark age of the 19th century but in our own woke era, it would be different? No, it wouldn’t.
The thread of what the alt-right calls “Race Realism” has never been completely absent from Darwinian theorizing.
While the Confederate cause in the Civil War has been the subject of much chatter, the modern racial right owes far more to Charles Darwin than to Robert E. Lee.
Why bother having a trial at all?