Montana Parents Angry That Their Kids Won’t Be Going on Creationist Museum Field Trip Anymore

Taking third-graders to a museum to learn about dinosaurs seems like the most normal field trip ever.

But not when you’re taking them to the Glendive Dinosaur and Fossil Museum, a Creationist haven in Montana. That’s what 100 students in the Glendive School District were preparing to do on Thursday.



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Colorado Teacher Sues His District Over Constant, Administration-Supported Promotion of Christianity

There are plenty of legal ways Christian students can promote their views in public schools. They can start a club. They can gather around the flagpole. They can host voluntary Bible studies. They can talk to their friends about Jesus during lunch (at least until they run out of friends to annoy).

Basically, it’s all good as long as teachers and administrators don’t get involved in any substantive way in order to avoid coercion.

That’s why a lawsuit filed by Robert Basevitz against the Fremont RE-2 School District in Colorado is so important, because it documents all sorts of instances in which District officials crossed the line and treated the local high school as an extension of a local church.

Basevitz was actually an employee at Florence High School in the District. While he’s primarily a history teacher, he took a job as a special ed teacher last summer (which he’s also qualified to do) with the hopes he could eventually switch departments when a history vacancy came up.

Over the course of the past year, here’s what he saw, according to his lawsuit:

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Watch Matt Dillahunty Explain Whether or Not Science Can Disprove God

In the latest video for his Atheist Debates project, Matt Dillahunty responds to the question: Can Science Disprove God(s)?:



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Mrs. Betty Bowers Explains the Differences Between Conservative Christians and ISIS

Mrs. Betty Bowers, America’s Best Christian, explains to the folks at ISIS that they all have plenty in common with each other.

For example, they’re both pro-life… in the sense that they’re both “pros at controlling the lives of others.”



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After Orthodox Church Leader Joins Russian Facebook, He’s Greeted by Frustrated Critics

When President Obama joined Twitter last week under the @POTUS handle, he became the fastest person yet to reach a million followers. He also received a ton of racist messages. He should’ve seen that coming.

The Russian Orthodox Church’s Patriarch Kirill followed a similar path. The Church leader joined the nation’s Facebook clone Vkontakte (“VK”) a few days ago… and as soon as his page went up, critics of the religion (and plenty of trolls) began questioning his beliefs and stances, forcing Church officials to start banning the heretics left and right:



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