21 Mar '12, 11pm

ALEC Climate Change Denial Model Bill Passes in Tennessee

"The teaching of some scientific subjects, including, but not limited to,biological evolution, the chemical origins of life, global warming , and humancloning, can cause controversy." "The state board of education, public elementary and secondary school governing authorities, directors of schools, school system administrators, and public elementary and secondary school principals and administrators shall endeavor to create an environment within public elementary and secondary schools that encourages students to…respond appropriately and respectfully to differences of opinion about controversial issues." Neither the state board of education, nor any public elementary or secondary school governing authority, director of schools, school system administrator, or any public elementary or secondary school principal or administrator shall prohibit any teacher in a public school s...

Full article: http://www.desmogblog.com/alec-climate-change-denial-mode...

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