Donald Trump · Glenn Beck · Political Communication · scientific thinking · Tea Party Movement

Why Truth No Longer Matters for Some, Part One

Glenn Beck, host of his eponymous political television show that aired on the Fox News Channel from 2009 to 2011, once referred to himself as a “rodeo clown.” And indeed he was, at least for those who found little substance in his special brand of breathless rants, in which he ascribed every possible evil to… Continue reading Why Truth No Longer Matters for Some, Part One

Climate Change · March for Science · Neil deGrasse Tyson · Science · scientific thinking

The Death of Science Means the Death of America

Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson released a video arguing that America’s greatness grew from the seeds planted by objective, scientific truths, and that today, it appears that scientific truths suffer in today’s culture of self-selected “truths.” It is a short video, but powerful. INscriba has been working on a longer exploration of this topic, which will… Continue reading The Death of Science Means the Death of America