If anything is a “war on science,” it is publishing ideological articles like this in what is supposed to be a science journal.
Science goes badly off the track when it succumbs to ideological pressures — as it did with the eugenics movement.
Many abortion absolutists claim that pro-lifers are “racist” because restrictions on abortion will “disproportionately” impact women of color.
How can an evolutionist such as Jerry Coyne condemn even something as manifestly heinous as the Nazi Holocaust?
Weinberg takes a historically accurate claim — that many creationists over the years blamed communism on evolution — and then blows it way out of proportion.