Ruse’s chronological snobbery might be forgiven if the claims he makes for Darwinism can be unequivocally substantiated.
The impact of too-onerous animal-welfare laws on the diets of people of limited means becomes clear.
Think cattle herds suing ranchers or lab animals suing universities — not to improve care but to liberate from all human use.
Bioethicist Wesley Smith examines the meaning of the term “personhood” and its implications for human rights.
If I gave you 15 seconds you could come up with a pat evolutionary just-so story to account for this, speculating on what reproductive advantage it serves.