The Texas State Board Of Education On Activism

From Dara Lind: Here’s a requirement from the eighth-grade curriculum, under “Citizenship”: The student is expected to…analyze reasons for and the impact of selected examples of civil disobedience in U.S. history such as the Boston Tea Party and Henry David Thoreau’s refusal to pay a tax. Yes, it’s hilarious that the curriculum glosses over the fact [Read More...]

Daily Hilarity: Holding Biblical Truth Claims To Scientific Standards

Thanks to Pharyngula for the heads up to this one. Remember to visit The Far Left Side. [Read more...]