Kresta in the Afternoon – July 9, 2020 – Hour 2

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+  A Look Back at the Scopes Monkey Trial  (2 segments)

  • Description: On July 10, 1925, the Scopes Monkey Trial began. The state of Tennessee accused John Scopes, a high school teacher, of violating the Butler Act, which prohibited teaching human evolution in a state-funded school. The trial brought national attention to the Fundamentalist-Modernist Controversy, a debate over the compatibility of Scripture and modern human science. We take a look at the trial and surrounding debate with Stephen Meyer.
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    • Stephen Meyer
      On July 10, 1925, the Scopes Monkey Trial began. The state of Tennessee accused John Scopes, a high school teacher, of violating the Butler Act, which prohibited teaching human evolution in a state-funded school. The trial brought national attention to the Fundamentalist-Modernist Controversy, a debate over the compatibility of Scripture and modern human science. We take a look at the trial and surrounding debate with Stephen Meyer.
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