Luke Douglas

Inside Creationist Education

(Ark Encounter in Williamstown, Kentucky; photo Creative Commons)
Luke Douglas examines how creationist education starts young and is effective in shaping that persistent dogma, through a gradual inoculation against critical thought.   I was a new atheist, still closeted, at the Creation Museum and Ark Encounter with my fundamentalist family, trying not to crack. It wasn’t my first visit, granted, but my experiences ... Read the full article
Luke Douglas

Luke Douglas is a political consultant, progressive activist, writer, and rabble-rouser. Since leaving fundamentalism and a political career in the religious right, he has been outspoken about his journey to secular humanism. Catch him reading history, science, or philosophy, or on Twitter (@Propter__Hoc).