The battle for Kansas has been lost.
Defenders of Charles Darwin’s theory of natural selection are boycotting four days of hearings — beginning Thursday — over the science curriculum in Kansas, where the state Board of Education is made up of a majority of conservatives critical of what they see as errors in the standard theory.Move on team, spend resources elsewhere -- Kansas has been lost.
This will be good news for Kansas private schools. Elsewhere, the battle for Minnesota is simmering; we are by no means safe ground.
Soon we'll learn if publishers will start putting christian creationism into public school science textbooks.