A muddle emerges from textbooks’ unprincipled use of theology.
We know that Darwinian evolution has a long and sordid history of entanglement with issues of race, racism, and eugenics.
A “manifesto” in the science journal Human Evolution declares that chimpanzees and bonobos should be considered legal “persons” with legally enforceable “rights.”
Listen to the man’s own words, which cite science as playing at least some role in his thinking.
The perpetuation of Darwinian ideology comes at the cost of truly grappling with the profound nature of the question of biological origins.