This sort of behavior is not new. In 2004, the University of Helsinki (Finland) cancelled some scheduled talks by Discovery Institute fellows Paul Nelson and Richard Sternberg.
Leisola and Witt also discuss the well-documented pattern of scientists defending an existing paradigm even after fresh discoveries have turned against it.
Orthodoxy and heresy are not synonyms for true and false, and sometimes the truth might lie with the heretics.
Take a look at a plant that takes nothing but gives everything. Why should it deliver so much good to so many?
He suggests to me yet another good question to ask the next Darwinist you meet.