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Inside Story (Teaching Evolution) #789832

CBS Evening News for Thursday, May 12, 2005
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(Topeka, Kansas: Bob McNamara) The debate in Kansas over the teaching of evolution in schools examined; details given about the push from proponents of intelligent design to offer creation theories to science students. [Attorney Pedro IRIGONEGARAY††- says science is not a religion & religion is not science.] [Intelligent design proponent John CALVERT – says we’re only showing students one side.] [Parent Brian SANDEFUR†- says a higher power had a hand in the history of life.] [STUDENT – says teachers are scared to talk about evolution.] [Biology teacher Brad WILLIAMSON†- notes creationists’ strategy is to make it a divisive issue.]

(NOTE: Local weather bulletin on screen.)

Schieffer, Bob;
McNamara, Bob

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