TITLE

Poll: Republicans increasingly reject evolution

AUTHOR(S)
GANDELMAN, JOE
PUB. DATE
December 2013
SOURCE
Moderate Voice;12/30/2013, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Blog Entry
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a poll report on the rejection of human evolution by the Republicans. It reports that one third of Americans don't believe in evolution as 60 percent of them stated that humans and other living things have evolved over time the according to a telephone survey by the Pew Research Center's Religion and Public Life Project. It also discusses the film "Inherit the Wind" directed by Stanley Kramer and starring Spencer Tracy based on Charles Darwin's theory of evolution.
ACCESSION #
93439862

 

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