02 Apr 2017, 14:49

republicans_against_science

https://theintercept.com/2017/03/30/house-republicans-launch-a-new-assault-on-the-epa/

“The last time a great power decided to deny science-based policy and to actually dictate politically what was science and what wasn’t was Stalin’s Soviet Russia. Famous scientist named Lysenko, who turned out to be a fraud and a con artist. But for 30 years, his thinking dominated Soviet science.”