Friday Reccy: Seasoned Environmentalist Reveals the Inner Workings of the Movement

“Scientists, activists, and journalists—those are the three groups that have perpetuated so much of the misinformation.”“…most mainstream environmental journalists are environmental activists who went into journalism to be activists.”-Michael Shellenberger, environmental activist for 30 years and author of Apocalypse Never: Why Environmental Alarmism Hurts Us All (2020) As heard on American Thought Leaders, “How Climate… Continue reading Friday Reccy: Seasoned Environmentalist Reveals the Inner Workings of the Movement

Scientists Blind About Communist Country, Source of COVID-19

 “I think they’re revealing everything now.”-Vincent Racaniello referring to China's openness about the Wuhan Coronavirus, on TWIV podcast “They are doing the best they can and being as transparent as they can, within the limitations of their political and cultural associations…and we have to account for the fact that every country is different, and every… Continue reading Scientists Blind About Communist Country, Source of COVID-19

Book Review: The Misinformation Age by Cailin O’Connor and James Owen Weatherall

Want to see a finely crafted piece of propaganda? Pick this up. Many apparently logical chapters explain how bad information spreads, but if you are used to examining primary sources, thinking critically, and considering omissions and causations, this book may frustrate you. First, note the authors are logic and philosophy professors at the University of… Continue reading Book Review: The Misinformation Age by Cailin O’Connor and James Owen Weatherall

The Coronavirus Will Come For You

I am not an expert. I have taken courses on epidemiology (the science of studying the characteristics and spread of disease) and infectious diseases, and read extensively about human behavior and historical pandemics like the Spanish Flu of 1918 and the Plague. I am concerned about this new viral threat, and want to help you… Continue reading The Coronavirus Will Come For You