Inherit the Wind: Colonel Drummond Speech
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Colonel Drummond argues for a teacher accused of the crime of teaching evolution. He suggests that making evolution a crime could be a chain reaction that leads to censorship and a government-imposed belief system.

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    The student understands significant events, social issues, and individuals of the 1920s. The student...
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