While We Were Sleeping

Howell, Llewellyn D.
November 2008
USA Today Magazine;Nov2008, Vol. 137 Issue 2762, p13
The article points out the interrelated failures of the administration of U.S. President George W. Bush. First, U.S. leadership in education and science in particular has been abdicated. After gaining electoral support from the evangelical right for his election in 2000, U.S. President Bush put an anti-evolution and -science coterie into appointed positions in his administration. Second, the U.S. has defaulted on recognizing human input into climate change. Third, there has been no sensible energy policy.


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