I decided that it did not make sense anymore to continue working in a hostile environment that makes productive research and collaboration with colleagues impossible.
Bechly discloses his support for intelligent design on his personal website.
“We are honored and excited to have him join our team at the Center for Science & Culture,” said CSC Associate Director John West.
Bechly has suffered another act of censorship: he has been erased from Wikipedia, ostensibly for not being “notable” enough.
Dr. Bechly is a distinguished German paleo-entomologist and specialist in dragonflies. After coming out as an ID sympathizer in 2015, following his private exploration of the evidence for design in nature, Bechly was the victim of retaliation and censorship by his institution.