Tag Archives: anti-science

50 years after ‘Silent Spring,’ assault on science continues

This essay by Frank Graham is a good, solid read. Americans who know the true role of science in setting policies and the public agenda ought to be embarrassed big-time by this right-wing assault on science in the public interest. Oh, and climate change is real and is happening now, buckaroos.

Republicans against Science

That’s the headline over today’s Paul Krugman column. And it’s true, unless, of course, you’re thinking of junk science or flat-out quackery. Take your pick among eh current crop of GOP presidential wannabes for role models: Michele Bachmann? Rick Perry?

GOP’s austerity budget apparently gives Big Oil a free ride

GOP=Greedy Old Party. There is no other explanation except for campaign contributions and the like. Read how the Republicans don’t like the planet’s climate.