Evolution sparks controversy in Turkish schools

27th January 2011, Comments 1 comment

The reprimanding of a teacher for advocating evolution has prompted a political row in Turkey, as teachers and academics worry that the Islamic-rooted government is trying to undermine science education.

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  • Glenn posted:

    on 27th January 2011, 13:12:27 - Reply

    I am not a Muslim but I agree with the Turkish government for reprimanding any teacher who advocates evolution. I did not come from apes much less frogs and salamanders! I am a man. I am a human being.