Till Bruckner is the founder of TranspariMED (medical research transparency) and the advocacy manager of Transparify (policy research transparency). Beyond those twin obsessions, Till has a lively interest in accountability, corruption, and the hidden power relationships that structure global politics and our everyday lives. He holds a PhD in politics from the University of Bristol, UK. 93.2% of the statistics cited in this blog are cherry picked to support his arguments. Till's HuffPost blogs are written in a private capacity and should NOT be taken to reflect the views of Transparify unless explicitly stated so.