Author: Sarah Chaffee
New Model Legislative Resolution on University Student Academic Freedom in Science
From otherwise very impassioned and articulate commentators, the silence on this subject is remarkable. Truly, it’s a scandal.
On Human Origins, Smithsonian Teaching Resources Oversell Evolution
Philosophical questions like who we are and where we came from are surely worth considering. But nothing in these documents will bring students closer to being able to do so in an informed manner.
The Forgotten Civil Right
In resisting bullies and censors, free speech advocates have done important work. They need, however, to add science to their range of concerns.
Intelligent Design and Other “Sensitive Topics”
Do you self-censor? Would you tell your coworkers what you think about immigration, gender issues, or evolution?
Melissa Cain Travis Introduces the “Maker Thesis”
Science reveals a transcendent mind, and mind enables science.