Burrito of Peace wrote on Apr 14, 2020, 13:10:
That was certainly a compelling and fascinating read.
I'm sorry to see so many people here find pseudoscientific nonsense compelling, but not surprised. The bullshit asymmetry principle is just made for this crap: the Jennifer Margulises of this world can spew scientifically illiterate tosh at a rate that actual rational scientists can't hope to keep up with, and the scientifically illiterate public keep enabling them. I'm glad there are still some who keep trying, in this particular case right here
, but really it's a losing fight. The writer here is a Ph.D. in organic chemistry, whereas Jennifer Margulis has no medical or biochemical training and is a long-time anti-glysphosate crusader who publishes in non-peer reviewed predatory journals ie. an ideologue and not any kind of an expert on the topic. She also claims glyphosate causes autism, and will 100% blame glyphosate for the next big health topic as well.
Developing a mindset that values critical thinking takes time, but some good places to start would be:
For factual SARS-CoV-2 information specifically
Thanks for any attempts to not be the problem.