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July 10th, 2012, 14:22
Originally Posted by blackcanopus View Post
Again, I see that you have a very human-centric way of thinking. You put human at the center of the world, like it's special and meant for greatness. A very religious way of thinking, too.
Read "Snuff" by Sir Terry Pratchett and it will teach you a thing or two.

Racism begins when people say : "But it's only an animal."

Originally Posted by blackcanopus View Post
But I still don't see how it explains breaking free from the genes. Your genes allow you to have a society, to talk and to use those tools.
Someone has brought forth the theory that -

- genetic evolution has been replaced b social evolution.

All humans are all combativble in terms of body on this world -

- but you will find that they are incompatible in culture instead.

A person from South Amrica will find it very hard to marry a person from deeply within Africa, or from Japan, for example. The bodies are still very much compatible with one another - yet the cultures are what might give their marriages a hard time. A REALLY hard time.
Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius and a lot of courage to move in the opposite direction. (E.F.Schumacher, Economist, Source)
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