The Curse of Ham

For all the crap atheists get for our supposed connections to eugenics and scientific racism, you’d think that Christians would be very careful about bringing up their own defunct racial theories. But no, according to Right Wing Watch, a recent report by the Texas Freedom Network Education Fund shows that several schools are pushing the theory that the human races go back to Noah:

Instructional material in two school districts teach that racial diversity today can be traced back to Noah’s sons, a long-discredited claim that has been a foundational component of some forms of racism.