Re: Racism

Thom Quinn (
Mon, 04 Aug 1997 10:55:23 -0500

This is why, although a biological concept of species exists, there is
not biological concept of race (although cultural ethnic groups are

Thom Q

> John K Clark <> writes:
> >The recent DNA Neanderthal finding, which proved that we are not
> >descended from them, destroyed the only rival to the out of Africa
> >theory, it's pretty clear now that not only Homo Habilis but Homo
> >Erectus and even fully modern humans originated in Africa. We're
> >all Africans, every one of us.
> I have been trying to point this out to people for many years now.
> The facts are clear, from the work of the Leakey's, to recent
> studies of global distribution of mitochondrial DNA, we are all
> originally from Africa.
> Try mentioning this in any sort of gathering and watch the results.
> <sigh> all in good time.
> Brian