South Dakota Senator Phil Jensen spoke at the legislative crackerbarrel meeting hosted by the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology College Republicans in Rapid City this morning.
Jensen spoke about SB 55 which is coming up for consideration Monday morning. This bill would allow academic freedom for teachers in the classroom. Jensen said right now, children only get taught one side of topics such as evolution, the Big Bang and global warming, none of the evidence which contradicts these assertions. No competing ideas are allowed to be presented against the ideas accepted by the establishment.
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