Calls For Evidence-Based Policies At March For Science
Calls For Evidence-Based Policies At March For Science
March For Science' To Take Place Saturday In Downtown San Diego
15 April, 2018, 06:42
The second March for Science was organised here on Saturday at the Elliot's Beach, with over 200 persons participating.
"There has not only been a concorted effort to undermine science but it is happening first time since Independence that absolutely no consultation is carried out with scientists on any government programmes", said D. Raghunandan of Delhi Science Forum and one of the organisers of the march.
The march started at the Barry Events Center and ended at the Marquette Commons with a rally.
"Too often nowadays, decisions are based on ideology or special interests rather than empirical evidence", said attendee Randolph Bower, an air-pollution scientist at a Research Triangle Park firm. Let me repeat: "Good science needs good democracy", she said. Education should not be limited to scientists, she said.
Speakers in Washington on Saturday spoke about making scientific education and information accessible to all people, and not just scientists.
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At a public meeting after the march, organisers read out messages from geneticist M.S. Swaminathan and former Anna University Vice-Chancellor M. Anandakrishnan.
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