Eve, Evolution and the Origin of Mankind

Eddie Ejjbair
3 min readFeb 7, 2024

Whether you believe in Genesis or evolution, a woman’s decision is at the centre of our origin. Eve eating the apple, the process of sexual selection — the commonality between the two is the decision to choose not what’s good enough, but the best. Those who see in Eve only a misogynistic myth give too much credence to the traditional interpretation of the story. Eve is only the villain if you believe that obedience is…

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Eddie Ejjbair

‘Gradually it’s become clear to me what every great philosophy has been: a personal confession of its author and a kind of involuntary and unconscious memoir’