Brownstone Category

July 23, 2022

Revisiting Georges Canguilem in a Pandemic

More than two and a half years have already elapsed since a pathogen that had been unknown was detected in…

July 22, 2022

Mozart, Mediocrity, and the Administrative State 

The 1984 movie Amadeus is a great achievement in its genre because it actually puts the creative process of the…

July 22, 2022

Articles of Inquiry: The Role of Media

The media, both traditional and social media, had an outsized role during the pandemic in pushing the US government’s Covid…

July 22, 2022

Covid Death Comes to New Zealand

Covid death rates have reached record highs in New Zealand as the country faces a new Omicron wave, despite high…

July 22, 2022

Will Rochelle Walensky Correct Her Mistake?

A preprint study by British scientists Flaxman et al. (Covid-19 is a leading cause of death in children and young…

July 21, 2022

The US President Finally Gets Covid 

The political hierarchy of infectious disease has finally come full circle. Biden got Covid.  Covid pandemic policies have always been…

July 21, 2022

Despite Total Collapse, Sri Lanka Brags of Zero Covid Deaths

“Nothing is so permanent as a temporary government program.” ~ Milton Friedman Not only does Milton’s quote hold true in…

July 21, 2022

As Predicted, Masks are Coming Back

It’s hard to believe that we’re still having to deal with masks and mask mandates in the summer of 2022. …

July 20, 2022

The Talented Mr. Pottinger: The US Intelligence Agent Who Pushed Lockdowns

In 1948, the US House of Representatives received a tip from a man named Whittaker Chambers that several federal officials…

July 20, 2022

The Case Against the Physician Gag Order

Here’s my recent testimony against the bill at the CA State Senate: Attorney Laura Powell also testified against the bill…