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U.S. Taxpayers Funding Creationism In Schools Across The Country
Did you know that taxpayers are funding the teaching of anti-science, anti-critical thinking and creationism in our schools? Read more...
Maher: Democrats Need To Start 'Out-Luntzing' Republicans On All The Issues
Real Time's Bill Maher with some suggestions for Democrats on how to beat the Republicans and Frank Luntz at their own game. Read more...
The Daily Show Features The States: 'Meth Labs Of Democracy'
The Daily Show's Jon Stewart took a look at some of the states that are doing their best to move our country backwards this week. Read more...
Beck: Bill Nye's Denial Of Creationism Is Like The Catholic Church Jailing Galileo
Conservative radio host Glenn Beck on Tuesday accused celebrity scientist Bill Nye of trying to silence the teaching of creationism as science just like the Catholic Church had tried to deny that the Earth was not the center of the Universe by imprisoning Galileo. Read more...
Texas Charter School Curriculum Is Taxpayer-Funded Christian Dogma
Responsive Education's curriculum teaches far right-wing dogma as fact while receiving taxpayer funds to do it. Read more...

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Creationist: They're Teaching Kids We're Cousins Of Bananas
Eric Hovind is horrified that tax dollars go to teaching kids about evolution. Guess what he thinks those tax dollars should go to teaching instead? Read more...
Praise be to Judge Antonin Scalia, for he sees what the rest of us do not. The man for whom nasty, brutish and short is not simply a political formulation, but a mirror image, can look at hundreds of years of slavery, 100 more of legalised segregation and another 50 of daily discrimination and see "racial entitlement" in the basic right to vote in America. I guess it's kind of like the right-wing-clown entitlement enjoyed by our current Supreme Court. Read more...
Once every decade, the highly politicized Texas State Board of Education rewrites the teaching and textbook standards for its nearly five million schoolchildren. When an unabashed creationist seeks re-election as chairman, the theory of evolution and U.S. history are caught in the crosshairs, which could impact the classroom curricula not only of Texas, but also of the nation as a whole. Read more...
Is it possible? Can it be that the Religous Right has gone so far over the edge in promoting ignorance and distrust of facts and science that some of its biggest perpetrators are feeling a little guilty and are trying to walk it back just a Read more...
Jeb Bush Jr., the son of former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush (R), on Tuesday defended Sen. Marco Rubio as "pro-science" after the Florida Republican said he was not sure if the Earth was created in seven actual days because "it’s one of the great Read more...