Dec 8, 2013

A talk by Chris Turner, author of The War on Science

The nature of the Harper government's attack on science is broad and far-reaching. Chris Turner clearly and comprehensively documents the nature of this attack in his new book The War on Science.
Nov 4, 2013

Book: The War on Science

Journalist Chris Turner documents the systematic way the Harper government is muzzling and controlling Canadian scientists and withdrawing funding from research projects.
Sep 25, 2013

The Harper government's war on science and knowledge

Mark Taliano
The censuring, muzzling, de-funding of Canada’s knowledge base works as a cancer that undermines public safety, health and welfare, as well as our societal pluralism and self-determination.
May 13, 2013

Who needs science? Not the Harper government!

Karl Nerenberg
Corporations operate on a quarterly timeline. Science operates on a generational timeline. Theories, hypotheses, insights and discoveries feed into and build on each other, over time.
Mar 4, 2013

Muzzling of civil servants a threat to democracy

The Information Commissioner of Canada has been asked to probe the Harper government's efforts to prevent media and the public from getting information from federal scientists.


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