Sunday, December 11, 2011

The Evangelical Rejection of Reason

"THE Republican presidential field has become a showcase of evangelical anti-intellectualism. Herman Cain, Rick Perry and Michele Bachmann deny that climate change is real and caused by humans. Mr. Perry and Mrs. Bachmann dismiss evolution* as an unproven theory. The two candidates who espouse the greatest support for science, Mitt Romney and Jon M. Huntsman Jr., happen to be Mormons, a faith regarded with mistrust by many Christians." MORE...

and the Newt???

*Evolution's five intermediate forms.

Only Turkey is behind the United States in science education... and WE certainly have our problems with belief.