Tag Archives: creationism

A Confederacy of Reformers

I’d be lying if I told you I wasn’t feeling overwhelmed by all the rapid changes happening in the education sphere. I’m positive I’m not alone in feeling this way – based on the feedback, articles and correspondence I’ve been receiving … Continue reading

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Bobby Jindal, John White and Chas Roemer Believe Slavery is Just a “Choice”

I for one am glad that Bobby Jindal is finally getting the attention he deserves. Bobby has spent a lot of time courting out of state interests while neglecting radioactive parish gobbling sinkholes, perpetual budget crises created the same exact … Continue reading

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Alternatives to Intelligent Design

Originally posted on CONTRARY BRIN:
Part of a series of re-issues of my most-popular online postings.  This one about the deep illogic underlying the claims by the fundamentalist community that they “just want students to be exposed to all sides…

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Creationism Vs Evolution Vs Intelligent Design? Lets Solve this!

THE CHALLENGE Can we clearly and politely determine which or which combination of these three theories should be taught in a Science class and why some theories would not belong? It think it’s time someone addressed this topic rationally and … Continue reading

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Education Related Projects – Status Report and Log

Current Education Related Projects – Intro I just realized I’ve been working on a number of different projects to expose education abuses and to improve education for the children in my state with a passion I usually reserve for online … Continue reading

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Bobby Jindal Doesn’t Believe in Evolution, but I Think I’ve Figured Out Why

Bobby Jindal has fought successfully to allow creationism to be taught in public Schools in Louisiana.  When the public schools tried to teach both evolution and creationism he realized he had to do something, so he set about privatizing the entire public … Continue reading

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Come to Louisiana! We Have Dinosaurs!

Bobby Jindal and his creationist allies have finally got it all figured out!  Dinosaurs did exist, and they still do!  You’ve heard of Nessie, aka the Loch Ness Monster?  Well she’s actually just a real live dinosaur.  The earth is still only … Continue reading

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