Albert Einstein was so so very correct when he said>>>By K.C. Boyd, AlterNetThe bogus "school reform" movement isn't just about union-busting. READ MORE»
It’s happening in Oklahoma – again.
A bill that would prevent teachers from marking down students who turn in papers that dispute ideas like climate change and evolution was approved by the Oklahoma Common Education committee on Tuesday by a 9-8 vote.
HB1674 states that students in science classes would be able to make totally unscientific and unfounded faith-based claims, and not be penalized for it. This is a horrible travesty of education, one that I’m sure most teachers would protest vigorously.
THIS-THIS Is Why--the only question that I have--Is the Religious Right a greater Danger To America or To the Body of Christ.
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THANK GOD, AMERICA IS A SECULAR NATION WHERE EVERY ONE IS FREE TO PRACTICE ANY FAITH THAT THEY WANT--OR NO FAITH AT ALL. AFTER ALL, YES--WE DO NEED TO KEEP ON LEARNING SCIENCE AND HISTORY AND MATH!
As one grandmother once said on Care2, it is in my opinion so very true--"The Holy Bible teaches the Why of Creation and Life; Science is there to learn the How."
This is also why my greatest concern is the Anti-Christ coming out of the Far Right and Christian Fundamentalism.