As podcaster Scott Adams would say, there is simply no “payday” for these people in recognizing what makes us, as humans, unique.
A “manifesto” in the science journal Human Evolution declares that chimpanzees and bonobos should be considered legal “persons” with legally enforceable “rights.”
“The search committee interviewed several apes, three mules, and a tomato plant.”
It’s telling that one kind of evolution always seems to be missing from these “theories” about the evolutionary origins of religion.
The failure to understand the gulf that separates humans from animals, and humans from machines, is a source of confusion to rival almost any other.