It was a turning point in the effort to secure academic freedom for science teachers.
The LSEA gave teachers freedom to teach about both the scientific strengths and weaknesses of evolutionary theory.
In contrast with apes, it’s a tougher sell to say that dogs share an ability to communicate with us because of being close evolutionary cousins.
It’s always encouraging when this happens. The problem is, it happens all too rarely.
He might not welcome my saying so, but his emphasis on thinking critically and examining evidence is spot-on.