The Scopes Monkey Trial, HL Mencken, and Religion in Public...
History Unplugged Podcast
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If you’ve seen the 1960 Spencer Tracy movie Inherit the Wind, you know about the Scopes Monkey Trial. In this real-life 1925 case, John Scopes was accused of violating Tennessee’s Butler Act, which had made it unlawful to teach human evolution in… Read more
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