Politics Disguised as Science: When to Doubt a Scientific ‘Consensus’

The GOLDEN RULE

Makes a lot of sense.

When we see public marches supporting some scientific issue, it suggests a degree of desperation. One wonders what could possibly be wrong with the “science” if it does not stand proudly on its own merits?

Too many people are able to see when science is being adulterated and used for a  political agenda and it is apparently hoped that public marches will counter their influence.

Science has its logical basis and departures from logic cannot be ignored.

From ‘The Stream

Anyone who has studied the history of science knows that scientists are not immune to the non-rational dynamics of the herd.

This week’s March for Science is odd. Marches are usually held to defend something that’s in peril. Does anyone really think big science is in danger? The mere fact that the March was scheduled for Earth Day betrays what…

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4 thoughts on “Politics Disguised as Science: When to Doubt a Scientific ‘Consensus’

  1. Martin C. Fox 04/23/2017 / 8:52 AM

    According to the local rag the march for science in Erie was a global warming cheerleading session. I will have to ask someone if a Soros organization funded the march.

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  2. Pingback: Politics Disguised as Science: When to Doubt a Scientific ‘Consensus’ – The Grey Enigma | rudolfblog

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