The whole “Teach the Controversy” thing was co…

The whole “Teach the Controversy” thing was cooked up by the Christian fundamentalist Discovery Institute as part of what they called the “wedge strategy”. This strategy was explicitly developed to smuggle creationism (since renamed “intelligent design”) into American classrooms using the sort of language that open-minded liberals can relate to. 

Just look at the language they’re using to mean the exact opposite: “freedom”; “discovery” and a quote from Charles Darwin about a “fair result”. 

Creationists have proven time and time again that they will lie and cheat as much as they can get away with to get what they want, and what they want is control of your children’s minds