My documentary only tells one part of the story of racism, and only a part of the story of Social Darwinism’s influence on Western imperialism.
This award-winning documentary tells the little known story of Darwinism’s influence on Germany before World War I.
Just for a little while turn off the PBS science narrator in your head. Why should there be beauty? What is it for?
Remember the admonition of C.S. Lewis: “If men had postponed the search for knowledge and beauty until they were secure, the search would never have begun.”
Berlinski schools Steven Pinker, the famed Harvard cognitive psychologist, on the relevant math, reminding him that “poorly defined problems very often lead to absurd solutions.”