“Most Americans realize we need to learn from the past,” said John West, writer and director of the new documentary Human Zoos. “But we can’t learn from the past if we cover it up.”
Jonathan Witt, co-author of the recent book Heretic: One Scientist’s Journey from Darwin to Design, was skeptical when he heard that one.
If the future of science is really at risk, then surely not debating evolution is folly.
Many Americans reject evolution, a recent paper suggests, because they’re uninformed.