The old have failed the young. Hate-driven shootings in schools and houses of worship, rising suicide and addiction rates — these are the most dramatic indications.
As Lönnig points out, Richard Dawkins and others are at great pains to deny the connection. Why would that be?
Professor Lenski’s contrasting of the frequency versus importance of evolutionary changes is misconceived and his illustrations are inapt.
Note the artfully deployed passive voice. One-way traffic “was finally counteracted by the launch of the first artificial satellites.” Who counteracted it?
Alas, Coyne’s review of Darwin Devolves has too little intellectual content to sustain any real engagement.