Thursday, April 13, 2017
We will all be there, even from far away
The March for Science is a celebration of our passion
for science and a call to support and safeguard the scientific community.
Recent policy changes have caused heightened worry among scientists, and the
incredible and immediate outpouring of support has made clear that these
concerns are also shared by hundreds of thousands of people around the world.
The mischaracterization of science as a partisan issue, which has given
policymakers permission to reject overwhelming evidence, is a critical and
urgent matter. It is time for people who support scientific research and
evidence-based policies to take a public stand and be counted.
Published on Feb 26, 2017
Science has to be civil and civic and advocate human rights,
fundamental liberties, particularly the freedoms of expression, religion, the
press and all mental speculations, among which science and technology are first