1984 in 2012 – The Assault on Reason by Allan R. Gregg
must read by Allan R. Gregg, a well-known Canadian pundit and former
Progressive Conservative pollster: "1984 in 2012 – The Assault on
"Ok, so now the facts were beginning to tell a different story. This
was no random act of downsizing, but a deliberate attempt to obliterate
certain activities that were previously viewed as a legitimate part of
government decision-making – namely, using research, science and
evidence as the basis to make policy decisions. It also amounted to an
attempt to eliminate anyone who might use science, facts and evidence to
challenge government policies."
Welcome to the Future of Neutron Scattering in Canada
a grassroots, nonpartisan movement of ordinary Canadians
that emerged in response to the lack of commitment by federal government(s) to build a new research reactor in Canada for nearly 2 decades.