View Full Version : Are Democrats Really the "Pro-Science" Party?

09-10-2012, 08:00 AM
A narrative has developed over the past several years that the Republican Party is anti-science. Recently, thanks to the ignorant remarks about rape made by Rep. Todd Akin, the Democrats have seized the opportunity to remind us that they are the true champions of science in America. But is it really true? No. As we thoroughly detail in our new book, "Science Left Behind," Democrats are willing to throw science under the bus for any number of pet ideological causes – including anything from genetic modification to vaccines. Consider California’s Proposition 37,...

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09-10-2012, 08:33 AM
is this more proof that the media favors liberals?

09-10-2012, 09:09 PM
Whether they are or are not is really not the issue.

As a VERY pro-science person, I wish we did have a party that emphasized science more, global warming for example is an alarming issue.

The Democrats at least acknowledge it, the GOP are crazy morons who think it's some kind of Liberal conspiracy!

Evolution is scientific FACT which is supported by 99.9% of the scientific community......again, at least the Dems acknowledge it, the GOP are stuck on religious ideology and thus will never accept evolution.

Compared to the GOP, YES, the Democrats are clearly the way to go if you are Pro-science!