As the new school year begins, a group of Ivy League educators (among them, Robert P. George) urge college students to “think for yourself.”
The writer, among other errors, tries to associate the theory of intelligent design with Turkey’s recent action in banishing evolution from its public schools.
A familiar talking point holds that a rigid attitude to science along Darwinist lines is indispensable to technological advance, while academic freedom impedes it.
That is really too bad. This development will not serve Turkish students well.
Hi, I am in Salem, Oregon, where some friends and I just spent the night at a church, and watched the eclipse this morning!