Thursday, January 17

Zack Kopplin is fighting to keep public money from supporting the teaching of creationism

If you don't yet know about Zack Kopplin and his efforts to stem the tide of creationist teaching, you should.
"…creationist vouchers aren't just a Louisiana problem—they're an American problem. School vouchers are, as James Gill recently wrote in the New Orleans Times-Picayune, 'the answer to a creationist’s prayer.'"
According to the website, more than 300 schools in the United States currently use PUBLIC money to support the teaching of creationism.

Creationism spreading in schools, thanks to vouchers (MSNBC)

Follow Zack on Twitter here, and there's more on the topic at io9.