Democratic Underground - proverbialwisdom's Journal proverbialwisdom's Journal http://www.democraticunderground.com http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Sat, 25 Apr 2015 16:15:08 Sat, 25 Apr 2015 16:15:08 That's not the issue, is it? Step back 30 years in the US, or into another 1st-world country today. http://www.democraticunderground.com/1016120878 Wed, 22 Apr 2015 20:00:52 IMO, careful scrutiny of a study by other vetted experts is wise before accepting it at face value. http://www.democraticunderground.com/10141073746 Tue, 21 Apr 2015 22:51:59 Framing is wrong, it's branding. Aren't these "antivaxer" talking points, too? That word means zip. http://www.democraticunderground.com/10141071150 Sat, 18 Apr 2015 19:01:40 Autism Speaks Walk on April 18 in Los Angeles, CA raises $1,496,069. http://www.democraticunderground.com/10026528009 Sat, 18 Apr 2015 13:20:27 I'd prefer another more serious unedited interview w Dr. Melinda Wharton but I haven't seen one.(nt) http://www.democraticunderground.com/10026519864 Thu, 16 Apr 2015 19:38:22 Breaking: CALIFORNIA SENATE EDUCATION COMMITTEE CHANGES TWO MEMBERS http://www.democraticunderground.com/10141069130 Thu, 16 Apr 2015 16:12:31 Watch previous hearings here. Tech serves the public well in California! http://www.democraticunderground.com/10026517646 Thu, 16 Apr 2015 13:18:56 American Medical Association policy on "Routine Universal Immunization of Physicians." http://www.democraticunderground.com/1017258809 Tue, 14 Apr 2015 22:09:04 ACLU of California SB 277 analysis. http://www.democraticunderground.com/10141066066 Mon, 13 Apr 2015 15:53:44 Opting out or delaying even a single dose of a vaccine triggers the exemption label. Income effect? http://www.democraticunderground.com/10141062497 Thu, 09 Apr 2015 04:03:48 Hearing live now (CA Senate Health Committee on 4/8). Update added 4/21/15. http://www.democraticunderground.com/10026476205 Wed, 08 Apr 2015 16:48:49 Time will tell. http://www.democraticunderground.com/1016119289 Sun, 05 Apr 2015 11:51:35 Washington Post column by Kim Stagliano, Managing Editor of Age of Autism (656 comments). http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1016&pid=119195 Sat, 04 Apr 2015 11:07:58 The framing is wrong, but by the standard definition loudly used on DU, Eula Biss is an "antivaxer" http://www.democraticunderground.com/10026458783 Sat, 04 Apr 2015 09:53:32 More on the Autism CARES Act of 2014 (cited above): "Menendez, Smith autism bill goes to Obama" http://www.democraticunderground.com/10141056936 Thu, 02 Apr 2015 14:02:56 Presidential Proclamation -- World Autism Awareness Day, 2015 http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1014&pid=1056895 Thu, 02 Apr 2015 13:43:53 That vital feedback system is thwarted by mandates and liability protection. Think about it. (nt) http://www.democraticunderground.com/10026451137 Thu, 02 Apr 2015 13:24:35 And, by the way, she bridges the gulf between peer-reviewed studies and the public. Read PEW/NRDC. http://www.democraticunderground.com/10026443327 Tue, 31 Mar 2015 18:09:08 Read about food served to undergrads at Ivy League schools including those w "food chemistry" depts. http://www.democraticunderground.com/10026443215 Tue, 31 Mar 2015 17:39:52 The sales slump had nothing to do with this type of investigative reporting? http://www.democraticunderground.com/10026442581 Tue, 31 Mar 2015 15:38:57 Campaign to rename colorful California tunnel after Robin Williams gets first legislative approval http://www.democraticunderground.com/?com=view_post&forum=1002&pid=6438602 Mon, 30 Mar 2015 17:54:11 This DU thread from 2008 popped up when I searched for MUMPER the other day. http://www.democraticunderground.com/10026435866 Mon, 30 Mar 2015 04:07:04 There is definitely pandering here, but it's not "to idiotic groups in the party." Ignore/mock this. http://www.democraticunderground.com/10026435836 Mon, 30 Mar 2015 03:30:15 This is Frank Luntz territory. http://www.democraticunderground.com/10026432860 Sun, 29 Mar 2015 12:49:33 RE: "autism is hard-wired, and has little or nothing to do with environmental stuff." http://www.democraticunderground.com/1016118573 Sat, 28 Mar 2015 03:32:00