Skip to main content
  1. Life
  2. Religion & Spirituality
  3. Secular

Zack Kopplin discusses evolution versus creationism in the classroom

See also

David Viviano, host of Dogma Debate’s Atheist Hangouts sat down with activist Zack Kopplin.

Zack, as many of you may know is a young man who took on the Louisiana State Government in their attempt to teach creationism and undermine evolution in the classroom. He has gone up against senators from around the US and even has an outstanding challenge to Michele Bachmann.

In this interview Zack shares his story, his success and failures and discusses the road ahead. Zack’s story is inspiring and should be seen as a huge call to action for all of those who care about education and especially scientific education. The religious right to determined to win this battle and it is up to us to defend the truth and make sure all kids educated in scientific facts, not religious myths.

Do you know the educational climate in your school district? Share your stories in the comments!

If you enjoyed this article, click the Subscribe button to receive email updates when a new article is published. Follow Dan on Twitter, Facebook or to learn more about Dan check out his website.



  • Randy Travis
    Randy Travis returns with 'Influence Vol. 2: The Man I Am' in August
    Today's Buzz
  • Alternative medicine
    Alternative medicine: Remedies to make the bugs in your body go away for good
    7 Photos
  • Beach body
    Fitness: Earn your beach body badge with bootcamp classes
    10 Photos
  • Back to school
    These 10 items are sure winners on your back-to-school shopping trip
    12 Photos
  • Izabel Goulart
    Izabel Goulart walks the runway with Studio F at Colombia Moda
    19 Photos
  • Ombre' technique
    Go for the gusto: What ombre' technique are you?
    5 Photos

Related Videos:

  • An atheist looks at faith and the problem of evil... and finds faith wanting
    <iframe width="560" height="315" src="//;allowfullscreen=true&amp;autoplay=1"></iframe>
  • What is "What Is God?"
    <div class="video-info" data-id="516907646" data-param-name="playList" data-provider="5min" data-url=""></div>
  • Bitter Bierce
    <div class="video-info" data-id="517212056" data-param-name="playList" data-provider="5min" data-url=""></div>