For a major intellectual like this to publicly reject evolutionary theory naturally catches the attention of other major intellectuals.
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.
It seems obvious: humans and chimps differ markedly. But as Wesley Smith noted yesterday, it is not so obvious to the editors of Human Evolution.
A “manifesto” in the science journal Human Evolution declares that chimpanzees and bonobos should be considered legal “persons” with legally enforceable “rights.”