One of the best ways to get beyond darwinism is to study the eonic effect, so-called. This book/material is about world history but it has a useful way to debrief oneself as to evolution in deep time. The reason is that ‘evolution’ and ‘history’ are linked as the historical emerges from the evolutionary. The historical is about free agents and evolution is about their emergence. The issue arises with the onset of the ‘animal’ who makes history, so to speak, but becomes very explicit in the evolution of primates to man, and especially man, whose ‘evolution’ is the ‘evolution of freedom’. Continue reading “The eonic effect and the resolution of the evolutionary enigma”
It is almost a disgrace that students of evolution need to read right wing debunkers to make sense of the sophistries promoted by the Darwin Propaganda Machine, which is destroying the natural intelligence of students of science…
From Chapter 9 of Heretic Here’s the section Rossiter refers to, from Chapter 9 of Heretic: The most impressive evolutionary experiment to my knowledge so far reported was carried out by an interna…
Source: From ‘Heretic’… – Darwiniana
Marx’s reductionist scientism has crippled the left. You would think that after Kant and Hegel the left could have produced a more intelligent framework than historical materialism. But that’s just the point: the obsession with Hegel in the era of the 1840’s was so extreme that an equally dubious positivism took root and has probably done more to undermine the path to socialism than any other ideological idee fixe.
Continue reading “Scientism in the era of the anti-hegelian movement…”
The left has been especially stupid about darwinism in part because of the reductionist scientism that Marx imposed on leftists with his historical materialism. And yet Marx himself initially demurred from darwinism, smelling a rat of ‘english ideology’. It is unfortunate he did not persist here, Continue reading ” The marxist muddle over darwinism…marx was originally critical of Darwin…”
Time is short and the global crisis of capitalism and ecology is accelerating. And yet there is no real left in the old sense.