Ruth Marcus sees the eugenics danger with which we are presented — and doesn’t care.
With a proposal for human/chimp hybrids, evolutionist David Barash vents his rage against religion.
Continuity with our species does not provide any protection at all. This is because the evolutionary process cannot confer any value on humans — or any other species.
Readers may recall that Barash, of the University of Washington, is the hubristic materialist who intentionally tries to destroy the religious faith of his students.
Battin’s radical proposals aren’t usually made by U.S. assisted-suicide proponents because they know that our society has not completely swallowed the hemlock (as has the Netherlands).