For the last seventy years all chemical and biological technologies, from genetic engineering to pesticides, have been built on a myth of precision and specificity. They have all been adopted under the pretense that they would function without side effects or unexpected complications. Yet the extraordinary disasters and repercussions of DDT, leaded paint, agent orange, atrazine, C8, asbestos, chlordane, PCBs, and so on, have been stories of the steady unraveling of a founding myth of precision and specificity.
Tip of the Hat to Contributing Editor Berto Jongman
OUTLINE OF REMARKS: The Two-Party Tyranny and Faux Intelligence as Enablers of the Deep State
as presented to the McClenton Group Conference on “The Hidden Persuaders: Corrupt Influencers on 2016 Presidential Politics,” Washington, DC: The National Press Club, 26 April 2016.