Feb 18, 2004: 62 scientists tell Bush to grow up

On this day 11 years ago a public statement aimed at George “Dubya” Bush was released. Organised by the Union of Concerned Scientists, it was signed by  62 pre-eminent scientists including Nobel laureates, National Medal of Science recipients, former senior advisers to administrations of both parties, numerous members of the National Academy of Sciences, and other well-known researchers.
It led on to this report;

Scientific Integrity in Policy-making: An Investigation into the Bush Administration’s Misuse of Science

Part of the counter-attack to the “Republican War on Science

 

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