Amid protests against racism, scientists move to strip offensive names from journals, prizes, and more, including Linnaeus, Pearson, and Fisher. https://t.co/hMt0BEYaIZ
— Nicholas A. Christakis (@NAChristakis) July 24, 2020
You are missing the fundamental point: the unforgivable offense of the great men of the past is not whatever they are being criticized for, but that they were white.
The Woke haven't yet come for Darwin, Newton, and Shakespeare.
But they will.
— Steve Sailer (@Steve_Sailer) July 25, 2020
The unforgivable fact of 2020 is that white men have done most of the great things of the last 600 years. This deeply angers many nonwhite people today that their ancestors didn’t accomplish much.
As T.S. Eliot asked: After such knowledge, what forgiveness?