Even monkeys can be flexible about group decisions

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Article reads: With this information, the researchers say it could likely mean human prejudice dates back several million years. Humans and rhesus macaques shared a common ancestor approximately 25 million years ago. “The bad news is that the tendency to dislike outgroup members appears to be evolutionarily quite old, and therefore may be less simple to eliminate than we’d like to think,” Santos said. “The good news, though, is that even monkeys seem to be flexible about who counts as a group member. If we humans can find ways to harness this evolved flexibility, it might allow us to become an even more tolerant species.”

Is this science, or politically correct nonsence?

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