Alex Starling

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Monday, 19 October 2020

To lockdown or not to lockdown: how about we actually follow the science for a change?

With a few notable exceptions, the level of scientific discourse within the political and journalistic classes is abysmal. And for …

By Alex Starling

Wednesday, 14 October 2020

Not so SAGE: Boris must not give in to misguided calls for a circuit-breaker lockdown

The UK is on the verge of a collective – and utterly avoidable – nervous breakdown. But for some reason …

By Alex Starling

Thursday, 1 October 2020

Mask mania: compulsory facemasks are a case of coronavirus-fuelled panic not scientific policy

Mask mania is a curious thing.  Not only does it appear to be based on a dubious reading of the …

By Alex Starling

Tuesday, 22 September 2020

PM's Covid measures are based on fear and will destroy the life chances of the living

It is an unfortunate fact of life that everyone who has been born is, at some point in the future, …

By Alex Starling