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Education / Teaching Evolution / Pennsylvania #777419

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 18, 2005
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Findings of an ABC News/"Washington Post" poll on Americans' belief in the biblical story of creation cited.

(Dover, Pennsylvania: Dan Harris) The nation's culture war over the teaching of evolution in the public schools examined; scenes shown from Dover, Pennsylvania; details given about "intelligent design," an alternative theory to Darwinian evolution. [Brethren in Christ Church Pastor Ray MUMMERT†, ACLU-great Pittsburgh legal director Witold WALCZAK†, local radio host Gary SUTTON†, science teacher Jennifer MILLER†, parent Steven STOUGH†- offer views on the science-religion issue.]

Jennings, Peter;
Harris, Dan

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