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From the "The Stupid, It Burns" Department: "Science denial not limited to political right"

Guest rant by David Middleton

Science denial not limited to political right

September 19, 2017

In the wake of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, many claims have been made that science denial, particularly as it relates to climate change…

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Chris Mooney Discusses Gov. Rauner's Decision to Sign School Funding Bill

On today’s show, Rick speaks to Chris Mooney, a political science professor at the University of Illinois at Springfield and a member of the U of I’s Institute of Government and Public Affairs. 48 more words

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The Sunday Spin Politics with Rick Pearson Full Show 9-3-17: Rep. Avery Bourne, Chris Mooney, and Dan Montgomery

On this week’s edition of The Sunday Spin, Rick kicks off the show with Dave and Sam as they recap the opening week of college football. 166 more words

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Crime Reading at Anchorsholme

Chris Mooney is an american author born and raised in Massachusetts, he has taught at Harvard University and is the bestselling author of eleven novels the most recent being… 402 more words


Who are you calling 'anti-science'? How science serves social and political agendas

Left, right, populist, elitist: there are many different ways to be anti-science. arindambanerjee/shutterstock

Darrin Durant, University of Melbourne

Florida recently passed a law which “authorizes county residents to challenge use or adoption of instructional materials” in schools. 1,499 more words


Now that a budget is in place, what lies ahead for Illinois? 

Chris Mooney, the director of the Institute of Government and Public Affairs at the University of Illinois stops by to talk about the momentous events in Springfield and what it may mean for the state’s future. 58 more words

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The republican President Donald Trump and his fellow republican legislative sycophants plan to tell the American peoples that the president is taking this step to save American laborers’ jobs and because he wants to keep his campaign promise to do this. 426 more words