Framing Evolution

Dispatches from the Creation Wars

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Responding to Moran

Larry Moran has responded to my post suggesting that we are fighting different battles. Unfortunately, his response only confirms my fears; we are indeed fighting an entirely different battle. Let me first note that he now says that his suggestion that freshmen students who don’t accept evolution should be expelled was a joke. Kind of.…

One of the prominent ways that the anti-evolution movement, in all of its various forms, has attacked evolution for over a century is by framing the issue as science vs religion, or more often, atheism vs religion (with science assumed to be synonymous with atheism). From a PR standpoint, this is a smart move. The…