Respectful Insolence

Archives for July 11, 2007

Update on the Tripoli 6

About a month and a half ago, I posted an update to the story of the plight of a group of medical professionals who have come to be known as the “Tripoli 6″ or the “Benghazi 6.” These are six foreign medical workers who were falsely accused by Libyan authorities intentionally infecting over 400 children…

The perpetuation of bad arguments

I thought I’d take a bit of a break for a change of pace. At the risk of falling flat on my face, I’m going to wander far afield from the usual medical and biological topics of this blog into an area that I rarely say much about. The reason is an incident that happened…