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.
The 2017 Risk-Monger “Lump of Coal” Awards
Trust in authorities and experts is declining. So how do we trust? By all of us observing and rating everyone and everything.
We should not be surprised that the German Greens may work with the far right AfD. The Greens have always been a bit fascist.
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.
We are told today if we are transparent, all is good. Some truly awful people are transparent. Wither personal privacy.
It’s time for the EU to commission a study on the use of the policy tools of ALARA and precaution.
Europe’s failure to renew a safe, beneficial herbicide is a clarion call to reassess the illegitimate, hazard-based precautionary principle.
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?