Help Prevent Political Interference with Curriculum Standards

From http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/query/z?c111:h.res.1593: H. RES. 1593Supporting academically based social studies curriculum standards for the Nation’s elementary and secondary education public school textbooks. IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES July 30, 2010 Ms. EDDIE BERNICE JOHNSON of Texas (for herself, Mr. ORTIZ, Mr. HINOJOSA, Mr. REYES, and Mr. GENE GREEN of Texas) submitted the following resolution; which was …

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Evolution in America

A good discussion on evolution/creationism debate. However, just listen to the first 5 mins or so of the presentation and… 40 percent of Americans accept “young earth creationism” but 78 percent accept “continental drift”. This should be a bright red warning flag on the (lack of) thought processes of the average American. Can people that …

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Bernard is Jailed – Part I

Reformatted in his usual style. The block text transmission that I got earlier today was a pain to read, and not the way that I know Bernard likes his communications to look. Just passing this along. June 2010 email: (sent August 1, 2010)Bernard is Jailed – Part I Table of Contents: 1. Two Exciting Newscasts …

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