should science journalists take sides?

Great article by Ed Yong on discover blogs:

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  1. That theme, albeit for more general topics, was also addressed (with strong emphasis) in a recent ABC radio 702 interview: Deb Cameron with John Menadue.

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    IMHO, long overdue and well worth a listen.

    Just a comment on the Ed Young article … The article – and comment responses – seem to miss (or avoid?) talking about “science PR masquerading as research and analysis”.

    HtH C,

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