Quote: Religious Bigotry

“Shameful to legislate in favour of religious bigotry”, writes a prominent British socialist politician who wants to stop the British government from allowing Christian Schools to teach students there are alternatives to evolution. In a scathing article in The Guardian, 19 May 2003, p18, Roy Hattersley claims allowing creationism to be taught in schools is […]

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Big Picture History

Big picture history course begins in Australian schools, according to article in The Weekend Australian Magazine 11-12 August 2012. Historian David Christian has developed a course named “Big History” that starts with the Big Bang and “compresses 13.7 billion years of history into a one year course”.  During the course students “encounter space dust before […]

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