December 29, 2012

Sci-Writers Disregard Science for Politics

Alex Berezow, Pacific Standard


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Any book that touches upon politics almost automatically angers half of the American public, regardless of what is written inside of it. It takes a special person—an objective, open-minded and self-critical one—to read and learn from a science book that criticizes people with whom the reader likes and agrees with politically.

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TAGGED: Science Journalism, Politics, Progressives, Chris Mooney

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