Religious Fanatics

Religious Fanatics On Texas State Board Of Education Rewrite Teaching,Textbook Standards

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.

Mid Day Open Thread

Photo from Brett Marty, more from FiveThirtyEight:Outside Obama's major economic policy speech in Toledo today. Feels like the End Times for somebod

Mike's Blog Roundup

Cynics' Party: Obama panders to religious fanatics and promises a Jesus-crazy administration. He shouldn't promising to expand the corrupt and unconst

The Will Of The People

Bush's pandering to the religious fanatics today was a political ploy as we know. This move also brought back memories of another terrible time in our

Tancredo Was On To Something

A Pentagon planning document being updated to reflect the doctrine of pre-emption declared by President Bush in 2002 envisions the use of nuclear weap