Blowing smoke is what science media and even scientists themselves do a great deal of the time when they talk about the origin of life.
In Wesley J. Smith’s phrase, in the present cultural moment, we have witnessed “the French Revolution attacking the American Revolution.”
What is the evolutionary argument against unapologetic racism and the supremacy of whatever race can climb to the top?
Alexander H. Stephens was Vice President of the Confederacy. In 1861 he delivered an oration justifying slavery and rebellion on scientific grounds.
“We are always told that ‘strict guidelines will protect against abuse.’ It’s always been baloney.”