Strawman argument says nothing about aluminum
Outside of Quora Thread: An Lushan >100 years before the fall of Tang Dynasty
Factionalism was irrelevant compared to other factors
Many studies state the opposite.
Epidemiology reports flu vaccine patients have more serious illnesses.
For an Overview of TruthSift
This is a fundamental misconception
They could never get away with a deception on this scale
The peer review process is being targeted by bad actors
Nature magazine editorial describes advantages of open refereeing but says some referees prefer to be anonymous
Reviewers currently have no motivation to do good job but could earn reputations on TruthSift.
The present refereeing system is not preventing vast numbers of fake results from being published
Referees often take forever and then give no substantive response
Using Truthsift the referees would be embarrassed if they took many months as often happens now
Using Truthsift the authors could respond Point by point, as could referees