Biostatistician. Epidemiologist. Socialist.
Joined on 15 March, 2009
Portland police reject community panel’s recommendation to add race, ethnicity data to reports on use of force
Replying to @sarahforpdx: “When it comes to policing, the ordinary rules of democratic governance seem to evaporate.” --Barry Friedman, Director of…
Biden says he won't legalize marijuana because it may be a "gateway drug"
I know a lot of people are attacking Biden over this and I get that he’s wrong in terms of actual, available data, but for me marijuana was a gateway drug to ordering a telescope online that I forgot I bought until halfway through a conversation with my bank’s fraud division.
We need to rethink who owns data in our society - and how collective ownership can help us take on the tech industry. ✊
Our report on Digital Public Assets:
Legend has it I’m still wandering the Barbican to this day. Seriously though an important topic based on a really outstanding piece by @rosie_col_