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Stand up for Science

Science. Evidence. Fact and reason. They form the very foundation of a strong democracy—and they are under attack like never before.

Science. Evidence. Fact and reason. They form the very foundation of a strong democracy—and they are under attack like never before.

So we fight back. Set the record straight. Take action and stand strong for the crucial role of science in our democracy.

We invite you to stand with us.

UCS is keeping a close eye on the anti-science actions of the administration and the 116th Congress, standing up for the facts and documenting attacks on science as they happen.

You can help fight back. Sign up for deeper engagement opportunities, participate in Science Rising, a nationwide movement fighting for science in our democracy, or take one of the actions highlighted on this page. Your voice makes a difference.

What we're doing

  1. Exposing the relentless attacks on science from the Trump administration
  2. Mobilizing scientists, allies, and concerned Americans nationwide
  3. Demanding accountability from those in power

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