The practice has a sordid history. There’s always a rationale — for example, in labeling Israeli businesses, or those doing business with Israel, to be avoided.
What is a body plan if there is no plan behind it? It is not a body but a blob, a formless plop of biological matter.
COVID restrictions may have put a damper on the traditional Thanksgiving celebration. But even lockdowns can’t stop us from giving thanks.
Of course it’s the very same assumption at work in the evolution debate, on the part of those who dismiss the suppression of intelligent design dissidents.
The year so far has delivered a stunning lesson in the fragility of freedom and of civilization.