The “hierarchy” that Dawkins is referring to in the video is the tree of life that evolutionary biologists can generate.
Darwin was unquestionably a racist, arguing that civilization would advance even at the cost of inevitable racial extermination.
Today’s date in history, 211 years ago — February 12, 1809 — was a remarkable day.
One wonders what kind of address Douglass would give on Darwin Day — falling tomorrow, February 12 — amidst Black History Month.
Observe the birthday of Charles Darwin with us by sharing this very cool montage with friends, relatives, and teachers.