Nineteenth-century Darwinism was much more than a revolutionary scientific theory.
Historical statues are a dispersed temple to memory, in need of vigilant guarding.
While most evolutionists today reject scientific racism, with exceptions like James Watson — they have no necessary reason for doing so.
The men who translated Marxism into practical political terms in the form of Soviet terror were evolutionary thinkers.
What they did to Richard Owen could teach today’s vandals a thing or two.