articles tagged: creationism
south korea tells creationists to back off
# science

south korea tells creationists to back off

South Korea reverses its creationist-friendly course after consulting with scientists over the contents of its school textbooks.

religious freedom done very, very wrong
# politics

religious freedom done very, very wrong

Christian zealots in Missouri vote to create a right they've always had just to sneak in a way to stop teaching their kids about evolution, sex, and cosmology.

how to fail in publicly defending creationism
# evolution

how to fail in publicly defending creationism

Why do creationists insist on demanding evidence that's been produced so many times over?

south korea’s schools buckle to creationists
# evolution

south korea’s schools buckle to creationists

South Korea inexplicably allows its creationists to censor passages about evolution in science textbooks.

so whose anti-science is really worse?
# science

so whose anti-science is really worse?

Pseudoscience on the left may not be as dangerous or pervasive as on the right. But it's still there and still a major problem.

how not to save science from atheists
# education

how not to save science from atheists

Accommodationist philosopher Michael Ruse is now seriously defending the citizens of Tennessee voting on science and facts.

is the intelligent design movement fading?
# politics

is the intelligent design movement fading?

Intelligent Design was a compromise no one wanted and the wrong answer to a question no one even asked.

how tone is becoming the new censorship
# science

how tone is becoming the new censorship

Egged on by cranks and quacks, the media seems obsessed with how nice someone is instead of whether what they're saying makes any sense.

your morning dose of would-be martyrdom
# evolution

your morning dose of would-be martyrdom

Argument from a persecution complex is not a persuasive way to defend creationism. Or anything, for that matter...

how to confuse intuition with indoctrination
# evolution

how to confuse intuition with indoctrination

Far too many commentators are way too eager to explain to scientists and science writers why creationism is still a thing. It would be nice if their explanations were actually rooted in the real world.

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