Why Today’s Abusers of the Scientific Method Are So Dangerous

Source: Ludwig von Mises Institute
by Michael Roberts

“Over the past half decade, there has been a growing trend signaling a shift in the perceived and accepted role of science. It is not uncommon to see slogans and mottos such as ‘the science is settled’ and ‘believe in science.’ Statements like this present two major problems: first, science is determined to be final and indisputable; second, it is accompanied by a value or moral judgment.” (10/11/21)