Free Speech Dissent in Science Matters: E.A.R.N.E.S.T. Principles Offer a Creed

Dr. James Lyons-Weiler: “In a world increasingly polarized by misinformation and disinformation designed to protect profit-driven agendas, the integrity of scientific discourse stands at a crossroads: Either it will survive as a bastion of rationality and truth, or it will fall into the hands of those who will abuse it as a tool to manipulate masses. Even this stronghold is under threat as manipulated societal pressures and corporate interests sometimes oppose the pursuit of unbiased scientific inquiry.”

Free Speech Dissent in Science Matters: E.A.R.N.E.S.T. Principles Offer a Creed (substack.com)

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Mark Skidmore is Professor of Economics at Michigan State University where he holds the Morris Chair in State and Local Government Finance and Policy. His research focuses on topics in public finance, regional economics, and the economics of natural disasters. Mark created the Lighthouse Economics website and blog to share economic research and information relevant for navigating tumultuous times.

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