Scientists should have “stayed in their lane,” giving policymakers the information that science can provide about a potential pandemic, and left the political calculations alone.
With COVID-19, New Jersey officials are worried about a spike in suicide caused by the shutdown.
Our political policy makers (the President, Congress and the Senate, governors, etc.) should make their calculus transparent.
In such a milieu in which there really is no “right” and “wrong,” who needs bioethicists?
Science has quite a bit to contribute to our debate about abortion as a matter public policy.