posted on Sep, 14 2003 @ 12:38 AM
Influential researchers and academic organizations complain that inquiry has been hindered by new anti-terrorist laws, tightened national security and
stricter immigration practices.
In one telling situation, 32 scientists and editors connected to some of the most respected scientific journals have agreed to self-censor any
advances they think might compromise national security.
A free society produces technological advances, a not-so-free society does less.