Last month, Louisiana became the only state to set into law some measure of academic protection for teachers who wish to present more than one side of the origins debate. The Louisiana Academic Freedom Act will shield public school teachers from discrimination or job termination if they introduce material on controversial topics in the science classroom, including evidence against biological evolution.

Critics say the act’s intention is to introduce creationism into the classroom. But just what exactly in the Act’s provisions irks these critics? Read the entire article.

*Creation can be taught in other states as well but not as easy.