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  • Global warming: a modern 'Monkey Trial'?

     
    By Jim Tankersley Cast your mind back to high school history class and you may recall a watershed American courtroom drama, a 1925 case against a Tennessee biology teacher that gripped the nation by pitting Darwin's evolution theory against Biblical...
  • 'War on black youth'

    'War on black youth'
    Jameel Abdur-Rafia came to Harsh Park on Thursday to think about the meaning of it all. He parked his SUV — a Honda Pilot with an "Eracism" bumper sticker — then walked into the little park and stood alone. He looked around. The orange...

    Mike Thomas: Is FCAT a failure? No

    Now I know how Clarence Darrow felt during the Scopes Monkey Trial. That's what it's like debating people who oppose Florida's education reforms. No amount of evidence will convince them because it violates their belief system. Accepting that...

    Racial hatred is alive and well, symbolized by the American Front

    Racial hatred is alive and well, symbolized by the American Front
    It's tough for a columnist to bring home the bacon for very long without the requisite thick skin. Walk your opinions out into the public square and dissenters invariably rise up and claw at your hide. Case in point: The Trayvon Martin shooting. In...

    O'Mara helping George Zimmerman in court of public opinion

    O'Mara helping George Zimmerman in court of public opinion
    A month ago, this moment seemed about as far off as the next NASA moon landing: George Zimmerman is beginning to look like a regular guy. Zimmerman took the stand at his bond hearing last week and quietly apologized to Trayvon Martin's parents, risking a...