Notes and Reflections on Books and Media
by Hannah Leitheiser
The Fifth Risk
- 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.