Christian fundamentalists and radical Islam: Two great tastes that go together over creationism!
May 10, 2005 2:48 PM Subscribe
"Set your irony meters on maximum."
All this week, a three-member subcommittee of the Kansas State Board of Education is holding hearings on how to teach science. [background
] Creationists, er
, advocates of "intelligent design
," are using it to bootstrap their claim that evolution through natural selection
are two sides
of a story. While many scientists are boycotting
what one newspaper is calling "Barnum on steroids
," IDers have brought out the big guns -- including one Mustafa Akyol, a Turkish, Muslim, newspaper columnist with a Masters in history and a close associaton with a group that presents evolution "as a conspiracy of the Jewish and American imperialists to promote new world order and fascist motives." Get your official scorecard to the Scopes Trial II here