If the reigning materialist paradigm had even a tolerably convincing weight of evidence behind it, I would be the first to accept it.
All the evidence points to Darwin as a generally healthy man with a strong, active libido, normal sexual function, and prodigious fertility.
The quote for which Lewontin has become best known appeared in his 1997 review of a book by Carl Sagan.
“Natural selection” is like a Swiss Army knife that researchers in widely different disciplines use to solve their problems.
Darwinists had hoped that 150 years of paleontological research since Darwin would surely make this nagging problem go away.