[ASC-list] should science journalists take sides?

Charles Willock charlesw at cse.unsw.EDU.AU
Fri Sep 24 00:33:57 UTC 2010

That theme, albeit for more general topics, was also addressed (with 
strong emphasis) in a recent ABC radio 702 interview: Deb Cameron with 
John Menadue.


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IMHO, long overdue and well worth a listen.

Just a comment on the Ed Young article ... The article - and comment 
responses - seem to miss (or avoid?) talking about "science PR 
masquerading as research and analysis".  


On Fri, Sep 24, 2010 at 09:16:36AM +0930, Lisa Bailey wrote:
> Great article by Ed Yong on discover blogs:
> http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/notrocketscience/2010/09/23/should-science-journalists-take-sides/
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