Is the Ark Sinking?

Here we are, entering 2017, and just a week from the six-month anniversary of the opening of Ark Encounter.  In his end-of-the-year fundraising plea Ken Ham reports that “in just the few months we’ve been open, almost a half million visitors have toured the life-size...

Taking Jesus Out of Christianity

It may be the Christmas season, but at Answers in Genesis (AiG) fighting the culture war is a 24/7/365 operation. See, for example, AiG’s gigantic Ark, which has been lit, not in Christmas colors, but in rainbow colors. As Ken Ham has explained, lighting the Ark in...

Intolerance is a Virtue

In today’s post, Patrick Thomas examines Ken Ham’s use of “intolerance” as a tactic to frame non-creationists as anti-Christian secularists.  Last week, we examined the ways Ken Ham and AiG are re-writing history, whitewashing the past in favor...

Whitewashing the Past

As we noted in our last post, Ken Ham and Answers in Genesis (AiG) expend a good deal of energy – in the Creation Museum and in their writings – making the case that racist hatred and intolerance is unbiblical. This would seem commendable, especially given that the...