Controversy 2011

This is a supplementary Table of Contents for evolution controversies (legislative, bureaucratic, and judicial), state-by-state, and foreign, in 2011. For each topic listed below, articles are in chronological order, newest at the top. This is a sub-page of The Controversy, which has links to articles about such controversies of a general nature and about a few specific court cases.

For our articles from other years about such controversies, see Controversy 2008, and Controversy 2009, Controversy 2010, and Controversy 2012, and Controversy 2013, and Controversy 2014, and Controversy 2015, and Controversy 2016, and Controversy 2017.
For other lists of articles, see the Site Map and Navigation Guide.

Clickable Index (Links to the article lists)
Anti-Science Activity: Florida [2011]
Anti-Science Activity: Georgia [2011]
Anti-Science Activity: Indiana [2011]
Anti-Science Activity: Kentucky [2011]
Anti-Science Activity: Louisiana [2011]
Anti-Science Activity: Missouri [2011]
Anti-Science Activity: New Hampshire [2011]
Anti-Science Activity: New Mexico [2011]
Anti-Science Activity: Oklahoma [2011]
Anti-Science Activity: Tennessee [2011]
Anti-Science Activity: Texas [2011]
Anti-Science Activity: Turkey [2011]
Anti-Science Activity: United Kingdom [2011]

Anti-Science Activity: Florida [2011]
Florida’s Theocracy Amendment: More Fraud
Florida Theocracy Amendment Kicked Off Ballot
Florida Creationist Fights “War on Christmas”
Florida’s Stephen Wise: On the Way Out
Florida’s Theocratic Constitutional Amendment, #7
Ronda Storms’ New Crusade: Voyeurism
Michele Bachmann & Ronda Storms — Together!
Florida Theocracy: Minor Correction
Florida Descending into Theocracy and Chaos
Creationist Vandalism in Florida
Florida’s Theocratic Constitutional Amendment, #6
Florida’s Theocratic Constitutional Amendment, #5
School Prayer in Florida: Is It Back?
Ronda Storms: All Your Vulva Are Belong to Us!
Florida’s Theocratic Constitutional Amendment, #4
Florida’s 2011 Creationism Bill: Probably Dead
Florida’s Theocratic Constitutional Amendment, #3
Creationism Legislation Roundup (24 Apr ’11)
Florida’s Theocratic Constitutional Amendment, #2
Florida Debates: To Moon, or Not To Moon?
Florida’s Theocratic Constitutional Amendment
Florida Legislature: Creationism & Theocracy Too
Florida Creationism: Letter Supports Stephen Wise
Florida Creationism: April Fool’s Day or Poe’s Law?
Florida Creationism, Droopy Drawers, & Bestiality
Florida Creationism: Law Student Likes Wise’s Bill
Terry Kemple, Tampa Creationist & Cultural Hero
Florida’s Stephen Wise: Hidden Depths of Stupid
Florida’s First Creationism Bill for 2011
Tampa Creationist Back in the Headlines
Florida Creationism: It Starts with Christmas
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Anti-Science Activity: Georgia [2011]
Next year (separate page)
Georgia Creationism: It’s Bob Staples Again
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Anti-Science Activity: Indiana [2011]
Next year (separate page)
Creationist Legislation for Indiana in 2012?

Anti-Science Activity: Kentucky [2011]
Next year (separate page)
Kentucky, Darwin, Pluto, and Uranus
Creationism Legislation Roundup (24 Apr ’11)
Kentucky’s 2011 Creationism Bill: It’s Dead
Kentucky Considers Public School Bible Classes
Kentucky Creationism: First Bill for 2011
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Anti-Science Activity: Louisiana [2011]
Creationism in Louisiana: Land of Luddites
Louisiana Creationism & Flat-Earth Bill — Dead!
Louisiana’s HB 580: The Flat-Earth Option, #4
Louisiana Creationism: Column by James Gill #2
Zack Kopplin Receives Humanist Award
Louisiana’s HB 580: The Flat-Earth Option, #3
Louisiana’s HB 580: The Flat-Earth Option, #2
Louisiana’s HB 580: The Flat-Earth Option
Louisiana Creationism: Column by James Gill
Zack Kopplin on Hardball
Louisiana Creationism Repeal Fails in Committee
Louisiana Creationism Repeal: Big Vote Today
Barbara Forrest on Repeal of the LSEA
New Orleans Says LSEA Makes Us Look Retarded
Louisiana Creationism: Gene Mills Defends His Law
Barbara Forrest Reports on Zack’s Rally
Barbara Forrest on Louisiana’s Creationism Repeal
Louisiana Creationism: 41 Nobel Laureates for Repeal
Louisiana Creationism Repeal Bill Filed
Louisiana Creationists Expose Themselves
Louisiana Creationism: Zack Strikes Back
Louisiana Creationism: Racism Is Darwin’s Fault
More on Zack Kopplin’s Anti-Creationism Campaign
Campaign to Repeal Louisiana’s Creationism Law
Louisiana Attacked by Evolution
The Consequences of Louisiana Creationism
Barbara Forrest Demolishes a Creationist
Last year (separate page)

Anti-Science Activity: Missouri [2011]
Missouri’s 2011 Creationism Bill: It’s Dead
Creationism Legislation Roundup (24 Apr ’11)
Missouri Creationism: New Bill for 2011
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Anti-Science Activity: New Hampshire [2011]
Next year (separate page)
New Hampshire Creationism Update (29 Dec ’11)
Creationist Madness in New Hampshire
New Hampshire Creationism: Early Warning

Anti-Science Activity: New Mexico [2011]
Creationism Legislation Roundup (24 Apr ’11)
New Mexico’s 2011 Creationism Bill: It’s Dead
New Mexico Creationism Bill in Trouble?
New Mexico Creationism Bill for 2011

Anti-Science Activity: Oklahoma [2011]
Next year (separate page)
Creationist Josh Brecheen Prays for Rain
Creationism Legislation Roundup (24 Apr ’11)
Sally Kern: Theocrat in Oklahoma’s Legislature?
Sally Kern’s Oklahoma Creationism Bill — It’s Dead
Josh Brecheen Thinks He’s Nelson Mandela
Oklahoma Creationists Deny Their Creationism
Oklahoma’s 2nd Creationism Bill for 2011
Josh Brecheen’s Oklahoma Creationism Bill
Oklahoma’s Josh Brecheen Creeps into Position
Last year (separate page)

Anti-Science Activity: Tennessee [2011]
Next year (separate page)
Tennessee and the Ten Commandments
Tennessee 2011 Creationism Bill: It’s Dead
Creationism Legislation Roundup (24 Apr ’11)
Tennessee Creationism Bill is “On Hold”
Herman Cummings & Tennessee’s Creationism Bill
Discovery Institute Downplays Tennessee Victory
Tennessee Creationism Bill Passed in the House
Tennessee Creationism Bill: 30 Mar ’11 Update
Tennessee’s Creationism Bill: 16 Mar ’11 Update
Tennessee Creationism Bill: Night and Day
Tennessee’s Creationism Bill: 11 Mar ’11 Update
Casey’s Creationist Talking-Points for Tennessee
Lauri Lebo on Tennessee in “Scientific American”
Tennessee ACLU Opposes Creationism Bill
Tennessee’s Creationism Bill Will Become Law
Tennessee Creationism Bill Makes “Progress”
Tennessee Creationism Bill for 2011
Last year (separate page)

Anti-Science Activity: Texas [2011]
Next year (separate page)
Whole Texas State Board of Education On Ballot
Discovery Institute: Problems with Perry
The Ghost of Don McLeroy Haunts Texas
Texas Creationist Freak Show: Epilogue
Texas Creationist Freak Show, Day 2
Creationist Freak Show Starting in Texas
Rick Perry — Cunning Creationist Candidate
Discovery Institute and Texas Biology Texts
Barbara Cargill: Rick Perry’s Newest Creationist
Rick Perry = Bachmann with Male Genitalia
Texas’s 2011 Creationism Bill: Probably Dead
Texas SBOE: Gail Lowe To Be Out as Chairman?
Creationism Legislation Roundup (24 Apr ’11)
Is Bill Zedler the Dumbest Man in Texas?
Texas Creationism: WND Supports Zedler’s Bill
Texas Creationism: Ratliff Beats McLeroy Again
Texas’s First Creationism Bill for 2011
“Pandas” Publisher Withdraws in Texas
Texas Creationism: McLeroy Supporters Strike Back!
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Anti-Science Activity: Turkey [2011]
Next year (separate page)
Turkey Bans Darwin from the Internet

Anti-Science Activity: United Kingdom [2011]
Next year (separate page)
Creationist Weirdness in the UK
UK Proposal To Ban Creationism
Evolution & the UK’s National Health Service
Bizarre Reaction in UK to a Pro-Darwin Poster
Creationist Fanaticism in the UK
Sir Peter Vardy Is Not a Creationist
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