Indiana opened a door to similar legislation across the United States, culminating in the horrors of Nazi Germany.
All this represents movement toward the ultimate goal: the best science education for public school students around the country.
From the headline of the piece you might think you were reading some online tabloid.
If the backers of this bill want to promote the teaching of creationism, they are going about doing it in a strange way.
Academic freedom bills are only intended to cover topics that are already in the curriculum. Topics that are not in the curriculum (like intelligent design) are not covered by such legislation.