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  • Ayatollahs in the classroom [Evolution and Creationism]

    01/22/2005 7:38:12 AM PST · by PatrickHenry · 1,105 replies · 7,357+ views
    Berkshire Eagle (Mass.) ^ | 22 January 2005 | Staff
    A movement to drag the teaching of science in the United States back into the Dark Ages continues to gain momentum. So far, it's a handful of judges -- "activist judges" in the view of their critics -- who are preventing the spread of Saudi-style religious dogma into more and more of America's public-school classrooms. The ruling this month in Georgia by Federal District Judge Clarence Cooper ordering the Cobb County School Board to remove stickers it had inserted in biology textbooks questioning Darwin's theory of evolution is being appealed by the suburban Atlanta district. Similar legal battles pitting evolution...