Spinning Science & Silencing Scientists: A Case Study in How the Chemical Industry Attempts to Influence Science

Introduction. On February 6, 2018, the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology is scheduled to hold a hearing entitled, “In Defense of Scientific Integrity: Examining the IARC Monograph Programme and Glyphosate Review.” The chemical glyphosate is a herbicide most commonly found in Monsanto’s commercial weed-killer Roundup. Committee Chairman Lamar Smith scheduled this hearing after months… Read More Spinning Science & Silencing Scientists: A Case Study in How the Chemical Industry Attempts to Influence Science