Acton’s Gregg on Progressivism’s Dark History

An excellent book review by the excellent Samuel Gregg, Research Director at the Acton Institute. Save it for your “progressive” friends. “A new book details the progressive movement’s reliance on eugenics and race science as well as its effort to exclude the disabled, blacks, immigrants, the poor, and women from full participation in American society.” […]

The Atlantic’s Fake Science: Unborn Babies Aren’t Alive, etc

How many liberals have the Atlantic laying around the house? Yet they are superior to us uneducated rubes? “A new article in The Atlantic claims that the heartbeats of unborn babies are “imaginary,” that those babies aren’t really alive, and that ultrasounds are just one more tool of the patriarchy.” From the Federalist: Forget the […]

Hubble Changed Our Knowledge of The Universe

This is the best article recapping the incredible leap in knowledge over the last 25 years. Forward this to all your family and friends. From Forbes: The Hubble Space Telescope took its first images in 1990, but there was a problem: the primary mirror was flawed. It was ever-so-slightly the wrong shape, meaning that the […]

JAMA: Massive New Study Links Birth Control to Depression

Eat organic, freak out about, pesticides, vaccines, and hormones in animals but don’t worry about pumping artificial hormones into girls…. From NOVA! Millions of women who feel despondent or depressed when on the pill can finally take comfort in a new study that confirms what they might have suspected all along. The research, published in JAMA Psychiatry, is the […]

Fake News: Abortion Clinics Are Safe

“This new investigative report released this week by Americans United for Life, convincingly demonstrates that the Supreme Court’s claim that abortion clinics are “safe” qualifies as the lie of the year.”   “Unsafe documents in detail that the most common violations found in America’s abortion clinics include failing to ensure a safe and sanitary environment, […]

The Left’s War on Science

Neo-Malthusians helped create China’s evil One Child Policy.  What happened to the scientific method? Is it even being taught, let alone followed? From City Journal: My liberal friends sometimes ask me why I don’t devote more of my science journalism to the sins of the Right. It’s fine to expose pseudoscience on the left, they […]

Huge Plans for NASA

  Trump is planning on refocusing NASA on space and away from Climate Change. Obama had slashed Bush’s “Constellation” plans to return to the moon, and instead focused on “Islamic outreach”, and blaming humanity for “climate change”. Bob Walker and Newt Gingrich aim to have a moon base and then to Mars. Privatizing the Space Station […]

Good News: Skeptic Ebell will take on the E.P.A.

Hopefully American ingenuity will be unleashed and ridiculous regulations lessened. From the NY Times: The mug-shot posters, pasted on walls and lampposts around Paris by an activist group during the United Nations climate talks last year, were hardly flattering. They depicted Myron Ebell, a climate contrarian, as one of seven “climate criminals” wanted for “destroying […]