The best that each of us can do to fight back is to continue educating as many people as possible.
When one person stands up to lies or oppression, others can become emboldened to do the same.
Traditional popular media, science media, and science journalists have all helped create a situation where we can’t afford to Trust the Science!
Mammalian fossil exhibits at the Smithsonian claim that humans and all mammals descended from the “first mammal,” perhaps Morganucodon.
“Those 49 words — suggesting that students consult a library book if they wanted to learn more about a scientific idea — were too much for the thought police.”