Alabama creationism bill dies

WE HAVE GOOD NEWS to report. This website, the online presence of the Birmingham News and the Huntsville Times, carries this story, List of bills killed by Alabama Legislature, which says:

Hundreds of bills have died in the 2008 session of the Alabama Legislature because they did not pass in the house where they were introduced. Some of them would have:

[skipping a big list]

… protected teachers from being fired for giving personal opinion while teaching controversial subjects like evolution.

So there you are. First Florida, now the creationists have failed in Alabama. The fraudulent Academic Freedom Act, promoted the Discovery Institute, doesn’t seem to be making much progress.

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One response to “Alabama creationism bill dies

  1. Yay! 🙂