I have a new post that is available on its own subdomain: https://adtax.paulromer.net
It offers a specific suggestion about a policy that the citizens of the US take change and protect their social and political discourse from the rapidly growing, unchecked power of the two ad-tech giants, Google and Facebook.
As reported in today’s New York Times, in response to a request by an intermediary, I made a last ditch attempt to explain the value of testing to WH advisor Scott Atlas in an email I sent on Sept. 21.
Predictably, it had no effect. He was already dead set on chasing herd immunity.
My Statement for The House Budget Committee Hearing on Federal R&D on what it will take for the United States to lead the world in both basic science and technological progress.
A lightly edited version of this twitter thread:
In a week dominated by horrible news, there are signs that the Senate may make the right choice when it passes a new response to the pandemic this July:
Answers to questions the proposal to use virus tests to reopen schools safely