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Obama Stem Cells Executive Order

Obama and the Global Police: More Friendly Fascism?

John W. Whitehead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
John W. Whitehead

Over the course of his first year in office, President Barack Obama has shown himself to be a skillful and savvy politician, saying the things Americans want to hear.

Calling Out Stem Cell Lies

Stuart Whatley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Stuart Whatley

Knocking down the arbitrary wall constructed by Bush will most likely subject far more labs who are obliged to reap the benefits of federal stem cell funding to a federal ethics oversight regime.

Science You Can Believe In

Joe Trippi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joe Trippi

By investing and believing in innovation we will overcome our current economic woes and ensure our prosperity for decades to come.

Religious Right Claims Obama Betrayed Them

AmericaBlog | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Um, he wasn't your candidate, and he doesn't represent your views. So tell me again how he has gone back on his word....

Patients Before Politics: Putting Science First

Susan L. Solomon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Susan L. Solomon

While the Obama administration brings a refreshingly friendly attitude toward science, researchers will still lack easy access to the full range of possibilities that stem cells present.

Obama Science Memo Goes Beyond Stem Cells

AP | SETH BORENSTEIN and BEN FELLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — From tiny embryonic cells to the large-scale physics of global warming, President Barack Obama urged researchers on Monday to follo...

The Stem Cell Slippery Slope Fallacy

Marty Kaplan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Marty Kaplan

The slippery slope argument says that if we permit a scientist to culture stem cells, then when that scientist wants to make cowumans and humabbits, society will be incapable of saying no.