Ark Encounter claims its constitutional rights are being violated

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Answers in Genesis are firing back, this time claiming constitutional violations over the Kentucky Tourisms board actions that could result in the loss of an 18 million dollar tax incentive for the organizations new Ark Encounter theme park. “We expect all of the companies that get tax incentives to obey the law,” said Gil Lawson, communications director for the Kentucky Tourism, Arts and Heritage Cabinet. As reported earlier this week, the theme park’s tax incentive application came under ques … [Read more...]

Ken Ham’s Ark Encounter tax incentives in jeopardy over hiring discrimination

According to an article published today in the Courier Journal, Ken Ham’s Ark Encounter may be losing its recent 18 million dollar tax incentive due to the discriminatory hiring practices that were uncovered and highlighted right here. "The Commonwealth doesn't believe that Ark Encounter, LLC will be complying with state and Federal law in its hiring practices," Bob Stewart, secretary of the Kentucky Tourism, Arts and Heritage Cabinet, said in an Aug. 27 letter to an Ark Encounter a … [Read more...]

Ken Ham is cheating Kentucky out of millions tax dollars

I have been investigating the fraudulent activities of Ken Ham and his Answers in Genesis organization and his newest venture The Ark Encounter in which Ham is using millions of dollars in tax rebates to build a theme park based on the genocidal flood story in Genesis.Ham has continued to deny any wrong doings and claims the project is not taking taxpayer money for this project, ignoring that by avoiding paying taxes, he is in fact taking money.Well Ed Hensley, an amazing activist has … [Read more...]

Ken Ham climbs into bed with white supremacist group

Is Ken Ham in bed with white supremacists?According to a blog posted on Americans United’s blog, he seems to be: We don’t know how Ken Ham feels about white supremacists, but he clearly has no problem partnering with one. If the company you keep says a lot about you, what does Ham’s relationship with Michael Peroutka say about him? Michael Peroutka is the founder of the Institute of the Constitution, a Christian nationalist group that supports white supremacists, and Peroutka is a current m … [Read more...]

I wonder how this battleship sized dinosaur fit on the ark?

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One of the most massive beasts of all time has been discovered. Named Dreadnoughtus schrani, after a battleship of the same name. This should alert you to the size of this dinosaur.The Guardian has created this image to help illustrate its size:I wonder how Noah fit two of these on the ark? I will anxiously await Ken Ham’s reply.Check out this great video to learn more about the discovery: … [Read more...]

Ken Ham is still lying to the public about The Ark Encounter discrimination

Ken Ham is still lying about the Ark Encounter.Ham continues to push the lie that the genocidal theme park is not hiring, when this blog has shown countless times that they are in fact hiring for a full time position for the project and are discriminating against potential employees in doing so.The images below show the position in question, again, showing that employees must sign a statement of faith and that the job is also a ministry to spread the word of God.Ham is a recent … [Read more...]

Americans United sends Kentucky governor a letter condemning Ken Ham’s Ark Encounter discrimination

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In a story that broke right here on Danthropology, the discovery that Ken Ham's Ark Encounter was hiring for positions to work for the for-profit theme park was being done by the non-profit Answers in Genesis in an act to hold employees to a religious test.The Ark Encounter has applied for an $18 million tax incentive for the project, but is in clear violation of the law, disqualifying them from such an incentive.Federal and state laws prohibit for-profit business from discriminating … [Read more...]

Ken Ham’s 10 facts that prove creationism – Debunked

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As an ongoing theme for this site, I will be addressing claims against evolution, this is one of the reasons I call the blog Danthropology, not only is it the greatest pun you have ever heard, but I am an anthropology major, more importantly, evolutionary anthropology.So I take great interest when creationists like those at Answers in Genesis present their “facts” for creationism, and like the gift horse they are, they keep on giving.Earlier this week they told us about the common myths a … [Read more...]

Creationists are dishonest about their own beliefs and these 10 claims prove it

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Creationists in the US are relentless. They act as though their belief system is under constant persecution from scientists and the US government and believe their beliefs are on equal footing and should be brought into the public school classroom.They spend a lot of money and influence a lot of politicians into voting against science and education reform if they fear it would hinder their ability to sneak creationism into our everyday lives.And while making fun of creationists is … [Read more...]

Ken Ham’s warning to Christian leaders: God hates compromise!

Ken Ham has issued a warning to all Christian leaders who do not teach the Bible as the literal truth. Yes—God hates compromise! Contamination destroys. This is Ham’s response to me saying that my parents never lied to me about the Ark and taught me the Bible as metaphor instead of literal truths, mainly because my parents are not idiots and understand how ridiculous most of the biblical stories are.I keep asking Ham to address the ongoing employee discrimination happening at the Ark Enc … [Read more...]


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