The rise of the right in India signals a fundamental shift in the people
Iona ItaliaReally interesting little essay by @leninrahman. I don't read this as blaming Indian Muslims for the rise of the Hindu right, btw. & I am way more optimistic about human nature than Shafiqur. But there's truth here too. Thoughts, guys?
2:07 Evolutionary theory as a comprehensive way of looking at life
7:20 Evolutionary theory and English literature
11:52 Gene-centric evolutionary theory versus the Extended Evolutionary Synthesis
Iona ItaliaThere is a new episode of the #TwoForTea podcast out for your listening pleasure. I interviewed evolutionary biologist @David_S_Wilson on multi-level selection theory & its MANY applications in everything from business to psychology.
Iona ItaliaIn case you missed it: the latest episode of #TwoForTea is now out. I interviewed evolutionary biologist @David_S_Wilson on the many applications of multi-level selection theory including in farming, business & psychology. #Evolution 🎤
Actress and liberal activist Alyssa Milano praised Texas Sen. Ted Cruz after meeting with him to discuss legal possibilities in the interest of reducing the number of mass shootings in the United States.
A typical example of contemporary censorship under democracy was enacted by South African curators, students and art-world activists in Cape Town, featuring the burning of around 75 paintings, including ”Hovering Dog” by South African poet, visual...