I didn’t intend to “savage” Derbyshire. I wanted to encourage him in his writing.
The thread of what the alt-right calls “Race Realism” has never been completely absent from Darwinian theorizing.
He canoodled with white supremacists, and now advises conservatives not to engage with Darwin skeptics.
Some guy once wrote that there’s nothing new under the sun. He must have had political conservatives’ pro-Darwin arguments in mind.
Khan’s unspoken corollary: anyone who expresses skepticism about evolution is an enemy of civilization.