Activists are pushing their version of citizen science on regulators as an alternative to proper academic research.
A wave of anti-vaxx, pro-organic, alternative medicine populists are leading us over a cliff.
Don’t read this blog if you have a high opinion of yourself and feel entitled to more than others.
If we speak out against child labour and child soldiers, why do we tolerate activists using child lobbyists?
Glyphosate’s authorisation was renewed today, but let’s not lose sight of the big picture. The zealots want to destroy the EU regulatory process.
In 17th century London, precaution led to the Great Plague. Today, a new religion of zealots are still using the same techniques similarly unaware of the consequences.
How could a band of 50 activists manage to handcuff EU policy, destroy trust in science and affect the lives of 12 million EU farmers?
How did we ever get to the madness of a hazard-based precautionary policy approach? Through those relentless possibilists.
As the UK plans to ban the sale of petrol and diesel cars by 2040, perhaps we should ask: Are electric cars sustainable?
Reblog from 2011.
When the activist bully bullshit hits the fan, how should we react? Three case studies.
In today’s Europarl event on EU funding of NGOs, I presented a case study of how Friends of the Earth is abusing the Commission’s lack of scrutiny.
When an activist pretends to be a journalist and asks you questions, keep a copy and publish it so others can see the source.