The paper could cause a stir, since it has violated an “implicit agreement” that mainstream academics should never criticize public advocates of evolution.
The human organ shortage is one of the great bioethical dilemmas of our time. Expanding the organ supply is a matter of life and death.
It was a turning point in the effort to secure academic freedom for science teachers.
Good grief, if we face total calamity by the end of the century, why in the world wouldn’t you debate the science?
The LSEA gave teachers freedom to teach about both the scientific strengths and weaknesses of evolutionary theory.