As the new school year begins, a group of Ivy League educators (among them, Robert P. George) urge college students to “think for yourself.”
Here’s a great idea for students starting biology this year, whether at the high school or college level.
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.