Conservatism and Darwinism–Compatible, Symbiotic, or ….

There is a discussion going on in conservative circles regarding intelligent design. Some conservatives claim that Darwinism is the scientific underpinning of conservativism. The American Enterprise Institute recently sponsored a debate on the matter. Tom Bethell reports on the discussion at American Spectator. This is a matter that should be of interest among us. How much “sharing” is or can there be between conservatives and Darwinists? Can a Darwinist be a true conservative? Can a supporter of intelligent design or believer in Creation share a common basis with Darwinists in understanding the world in which we live and in making moral decisions?

I come away thinking that Darwinists want to co-opt conservative thought. Check out the report. There is a lot to think about and reason to be cautious over against just any one who claims to be conservative. They may not share our basic values.

Posted by pomeranus.


2 comments on “Conservatism and Darwinism–Compatible, Symbiotic, or ….

  1. Edwina says:

    They may have only a two-bedroom home and have the two children to share a space.
    In most cases, hiring a personal injury lawyer can maximize the compensation that you
    can get as a victim. Corporate department: It includes giving expert advice
    on various corporate deals which will benefit a company.

  2. naturally like your web site however you have to test the spelling on several of your
    posts. Many of them are rife with spelling problems and I to find it very troublesome
    to inform the truth however I will certainly come back again.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s