Michael Ruse aims at a surprising conclusion in his new book. Weikart isn’t buying it.
In seeking to explain what makes humans exceptional, current evolutionists convert guesswork into a methodology, as humans did for long ages in the pre-scientific past.
Maybe you’ve watched The Greatest Showman — but have you heard of Barnum’s “What Is It?” exhibit?
One takeaway is that, despite assurances to the contrary, modern evolutionary theory is not easily separated from malign currents in American history, currently exemplified by the Alt-right.
The film tells how thousands of indigenous peoples were put on public display in America in what scholars today call “human zoos.”