Friday, December 23, 2011
Bird Flu and Terrorism
Recent news reports indicate that the government is looking at ways to "stifle sharing of research on how to morph bird flu into" a human pandemic. The academic community advances knowledge on health issues by publishing research efforts in trade and medical journals. Many feel that spreading the word on how to weaponize a health threat is wrong. James Jay Carafano has done an online article on this topic worth reading. See "Terrorist Bird Flu is Nothing to Sneeze At", Fox News, December 21, 2011. Learn more about avian flu pandemic or bird flu.