Marching for Science

“‘Today we have a great many lawmakers — not just here but around the world — deliberately ignoring and actively suppressing science,’ one of the event’s speakers, TV host and scientist Bill Nye, told a rain-soaked crowd from a stage.

 

‘Their inclination is misguided and in no one’s best interest. Our lives are in every way improved by having clean water, reliable electricity and access to electronic global information.'”

 

March for Science: Protesters gather worldwide to support ‘evidence’
CNN

 


In a massive display of defiance,
defenders of atoms and ions
sent a message that’s clear
for the BLOTUS’s ear:
“We reject your rejection of science!”

© 2017 Mary Boren


 

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