Tag: Trofim Lysenko
New Cosmos Episodes: Only Part of the Story
These episodes will slip in smoothly in public school science classrooms, someday when all the schools reopen.
To Intimidate Scientists, No Stalin Is Required
Many scientists face abuse and threats from an outraged minority who want there to be a biological basis for chronic fatigue syndrome.
“Risky” Business — College Shuts Down Professor over Speech on Science, Free Expression
Adam Perkins, King’s College London lecturer in Neurobiology of Personality, was scheduled to deliver a talk at his institution.
Karl Marx at 200 — Darwinism & Communism
The men who translated Marxism into practical political terms in the form of Soviet terror were evolutionary thinkers.
American Lysenkoism, and the Darwinists Who Embrace It
Today the term Lysenkoism applies to any use of government power to enforce scientific orthodoxy.