New wave of anti-evolution bills hit states | TheHill

New legislation introduced in a handful of states would allow alternatives to the theory of evolution to be taught in classrooms, the latest wave of measures backed by religious conservatives targeting broadly accepted scientific curriculum.The measures could also allow teachers to question whether humans are contributing to climate change, something widely accepted by the scientific community. South Dakota’s Senate this week approved a measure that prohibits school boards from preventing teachers from questioning established scientific theories. Similar bills are making their way through legislatures in Oklahoma and Indiana.

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