Tag Archives: Ideological Fascism

The “fascification” of science

52222747_fascism_xlargeEarlier this afternoon, while grading on-line assignments and answering last-minute student emails, I was listening to our local talk radio when the hourly ABC news broadcast came on around noontime.  One of the news stories was a feature on White House adviser John Podesta and his comments about how Mr. Barack Obama, as President of the United States, fully intends to tackle the issue of man-made global warming global climate change global climate disruption.  He basically bragged during the interview that there was nothing that Congress – mainly the Republican Party – could do to stop the new environmental policies.  He even stated that the debate about man-made climate disruption was over and that those that challenged the theory had arguments that were not based in real science.

Continue reading