Archives for September 24, 2013

Another Round in the Old “Evolution vs. Creation” Debate

Another Round in the Old "Evolution vs. Creation" DebateI live in the great state of Texas. Every year, and sometimes throughout a year, controversy erupts over public school textbooks. Here's the back story.Texas is so large and its public schools are so populated that textbook publishers do not want to alienate the Texas state agency that approves textbooks. So, indirectly, anyway, Texas has the ability to sway national textbooks' contents.For several years the board that examines … [Read more...]