Science has a major and important place in public policy, but suggesting that scientists alone should make decisions is a rejection of democracy.
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For the first time in many years, the right-wing warriors of language ran into heavy resistance. That's an important development that should be celebrated -- and repeated.
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For health reform to work, you have to restructure the current system so that there is a significant check on the industry's power. President Obama understands this. Too many of those working for him don't.
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