The comforting old assumption seems more hollow by the day. The “gathering revolt” has arrived.
The vile trope that blacks are somehow closer to apes than other races has deep roots in Darwinian biology and social theory.
Given evolution’s racist baggage, you might think the theory’s proponents would be somewhat abashed to accuse the critics of Darwin of “white supremacy.”
The idea that life is designed entails a radically different attitude compared to the materialistic understanding that life splashed ashore on Earth by chance.
The problem comes when, in order to win our acceptance, double-talk is used to pretend that a cult is something other than what it is.