The men who translated Marxism into practical political terms in the form of Soviet terror were evolutionary thinkers.
Pinker is right that we should formulate our ideas based on evidence, not bias and preconceptions.
Hefner was a modern-day exponent of evolutionary relativism, which he restyled as the “Playboy philosophy.”
I heard a promotion on our local NPR station for a report about the alt-right and their dual infatuation with Medieval Europe and pop star Taylor Swift.
Wilson’s forthcoming biography appears to be part of a larger rethink of evolution that is bubbling away in a variety of areas.