Alternative “disclaimer” stickers for science textbooks
By Martha HarbisonPosted 02.01.2005 at 3:05 pm 0 Comments
“This textbook contains material on
evolution. Evolution is a theory, not a fact, regarding the origin of living things. This material should be approached with
an open mind, studied carefully, and
In 2002, officials in Cobb County, Georgia, slapped the above disclaimer
on biology textbooks after more than 2,000 parents protested that evolution was being treated as a fact, not a theory. The American Civil Liberties Union
and the parents of five students filed a lawsuit in response, stating that the
There are nearly 2,400 surveillance cameras visible from the street in
Manhattan alone, according to a recent count by the New York Civil Liberties
Union Surveillance Camera Project-many of these installed by corporations.
The Website i-SEE shows where all of these cameras are and generates maps of "the safest path of least surveillance."
Click here to go to i-SEE.