Paul Taylor: Earth Better Off Without Humans

"Given the total, absolute, and final disappearance of Homo sapiens, then not only would the Earth's community of Life continue to exist, but in all probability, its well-being would be enhanced. Our presence, in short, is not needed."“Given the total, absolute, and final disappearance of Homo sapiens, then not only would the Earth’s community of Life continue to exist, but in all probability, its well-being would be enhanced. Our presence, in short, is not needed.” -Paul Taylor, author of Respect for Nature: A Theory of Environmental Ethics.

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Quote Source: Respect for Nature: A Theory of Environmental Ethics. By Paul W. Taylor.