Lower-Level Animals In Mark Twain's The Damned Human Race

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In Mark Twain’s, The Damned Human Race, it is said that man is the lowest stage of evolutionary development. The human race hasn’t descended from lower animals, but has descended from higher animals. This idea may be strange to some, however it has a fair about of evidence and is quite compelling. Twain has actually convinced me to believe that man has come to this unpleasant conclusion and is nothing more. At this point, most people would ask “how is a chicken or anaconda at higher level than us? Shouldn’t humans be the more advanced?” The most appropriate response to these questions would be to look at the human moral sense and then decide. It is shown throughout Twain’s essay that “lower level animals” have a better sense of morality
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