Kings, priests and lawyers have had their chance to run the world now it’s the turn of the Geeks! Unfortunately scientific advice is regularly discarded by our political leaders, but if enough of us demand evidence biased government our political overlords will be forced to take notice.
To often scientific advice is treated as geek wash for whatever policy our political leaders choose. If you don’t like the drugs advice, sack the drugs advisors. If you care about the use and misuse of evidence and the scientific method, you should read this book.