Weinberg takes a historically accurate claim — that many creationists over the years blamed communism on evolution — and then blows it way out of proportion.
Critics of Darwinian theory have faced exactly such a campaign — not just recently but going back a couple of decades.
“Strange that it may seem, Darwin plays a central role in this drama. Karl Marx himself credited Darwin with much of his basic insight into human history.”
“It is the obscurity of AI that most impairs liberty. We do not know what is being done to us or even what is being done by us.”
He might not welcome my saying so, but his emphasis on thinking critically and examining evidence is spot-on.