Tag Archives: Public Health

Death of the Experts

Delingpole: Britain’s drastic lockdown policy may be based on a flawed and unreliable model devised by a scientist with a track record of failure. Professor Neil Ferguson, director of the MRC Centre for Global Infectious Disease Analysis at Imperial College, … Continue reading

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The Phantom World

I realised this morning that coronavirus alarmism is retracing the footsteps of carbon dioxide alarmism and tobacco smoke alarmism, and retracing them very precisely. Can coronavirus go through walls? Can coronavirus rise five storeys and enter through a window? Can … Continue reading

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Coronavirus: Just A Nasty Dose of Flu?

How serious is the new coronavirus epidemic? A sense of anxiety is growing in Wuhan as the Chinese city goes into lockdown in an effort to control the spread of a new virus which has left 17 dead. The authorities … Continue reading

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The Guardian Class

I was listening to The Great American Vaping Panic on Spiked!. I was particularly interested in what documentary maker Martin Durkin had to say, and ended up transcribing much of what he had to say about what he sees as … Continue reading

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Why Are They All Such Control Freaks?

It never ends. From the comments: 64% of adults support smoking being banned in all cars This isn’t about health. This is about control. These people want to control other people. The clue is in the second word in the … Continue reading

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Bullying Bastard Doctors

Thanks to Rose for drawing attention to this report: At a glance | Prof Dame Sally Davies’ review of obesity crisis Key proposals: Ban eating or drinking anything but plain water on all urban public transport Extend sugar tax on drinks … Continue reading

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The New Savonarolas

Michael Bloomberg seems to be a nasty piece of work: Shocking new claims about Michael Bloomberg’s treatment of women have surfaced in a new upcoming book, “The Many Lives of Michael Bloomberg: Innovation, Money and Politics”, that is set to be … Continue reading

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