Men are not about to become like gods. “I’m a strong believer in original sin,” quips David Berlinski.
Charles Darwin is an example of a brilliant scientist who was nonetheless an imperfect human with some false ideas.
Dr. King was critical of the misuse of science to promote racial discrimination, and he spoke against the idea that humans are the products of a blind process.
The authors admit that Darwin was a racist who promoted racial struggle. They are likely to infuriate quite a few people of varying persuasions.
Could scientists and advocates of scientism really make a worse hash of things than the politicians?