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Notes and Reflections on Books and Media

by Hannah Leitheiser

NGO Science

The Fifth Risk

Michael Lewis

2018OCT

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2018-10-18

- Michael Lewis, The Fifth Risk (2018OCT)

Government does a lot of science, and Trump wants less of that.

While reading, I couldn't help but think there might be a growing need for science not funded by government, which is a goal of my university. Independence usually means fewer resources, but in return you won't be fired for studying something that has become politically unpopular.