A philosopher and a bioethicist want a “Jane Goodall” to come forward as “an ambassador for rats.”
A “manifesto” in the science journal Human Evolution declares that chimpanzees and bonobos should be considered legal “persons” with legally enforceable “rights.”
It’s telling that one kind of evolution always seems to be missing from these “theories” about the evolutionary origins of religion.
Our brains have vastly more ability than is needed for survival, most notably the capacity for language and abstract thought.
The modern heretic and YouTube sensation seeks to meld clinical and evolutionary psychology with Jung, Nietzsche, and the Bible.