Texans On Review Panel Push For Creationism In Science Textbooks
Students in Texas will soon be reading biology textbooks that teach creationism if some of the state's textbook review panelists have their way.
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“Leave That Thing Alone!”
Since: Nov 07
#1 Sep 11, 2013
The Theory of Evolution - Accepted, based on all available evidence and continuous testing for close to 200 years, by 98% of all scientist in related fields of study as the best explanation for the diversity of life on the planet. It is also widely accepted by people of all religions worldwide simply because the evidence is overwhelming and undeniable.
Intelligent Design/Creationism - Being pushed as science onto an unsuspecting public by a small, but very vocal, minority of fundamental evangelical Christians... but then, Intelligent Design is not about religion, is it?
“When you treat people as they ”
Since: Nov 10
treat you they get offended.
#2 Sep 17, 2013
I find it frightening that parents can dictate and limit a childs education based on nothing but their personal faith in goddidit by magic out of nothing.
How are these children going to get on in the word should for example they arrive at a job interview keen and ready to go but confused about what is fact and what is faith.
Since: Aug 13
#3 Sep 17, 2013
Facepalms how ignorance can be rampant and parents would want their kids to be ignoramuses facing the world.
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