With the American media reporting about all of the activities and vile elements of the anti-vaccine movement, American news outlets are engaged in their own misinformation campaign not only about countries, like Sweden, but also the coronavirus vaccine being manufactured in the U.S. The American press literally acts not only as a propaganda arm for… Read More U.S. Media Still Pushes #COVID-19 Vaccine Scares
Brooke Balck was born with a compromised immune system. She takes immunosuppressants, and cannot have vaccines, making her especially vulnerable to the spread of infectious diseases, like measles. Shortly after a measles outbreak at Disneyland, Brooke’s mother, Jenny, took the fight for her daughter’s health to the California legislature. On September 9, of last year,… Read More A Mother’s Battle Against Anti-Vaxxers in California
Did it really have to take a study published in a peer review journal to conclude that opponents of vaccines would resort making them as a civil rights issue? I have interacted with vaccine opponents on many occasions and some are my friends. The vast majority that are involved in politics are anti-vaccine but state… Read More Vaccine Opponent’s False Pro-Choice Paradigm
There are lots of conspiracy theories on the Internet. Tony Heller reveals Bill Gates wants to tattoo people with vaccines, using a technology called Lucifer. It took about ten seconds of research to verify that these claims are correct.
The Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) had a fascinating podcast that was done earlier this year that describes not just what the anti-vaccine movement is all about, but it’s overall underpinnings. Among them are environmentalist influences which include overlap with animal rights groups. U.C. Berkeley’s Dr. Elena Conis was among the historians interviewed in which she… Read More The Anti-Vaccination Movement
Because of some perceived threat by Bill Gates potentially pushing for mandatory coronavirus vaccines, elements of the Right are drinking anti-vaccine Kool Aid environmentalists, like Joe Mercola and Rep. Robert F. Kennedy, Jr., are all too willing to give out with a little help from the National Vaccine Information Center (it isn’t). Never forget that… Read More Environmentalists Feed Right-Wing Vaccine Skepticism
The Los Angeles Times reports that tattoo artist, entrepreneur and mom Kat Von D (Katherine Von Drachenberg) has apologized for her posts on Instagram expressing anti-vaccine views. Best of all, her son is vaccinated too. She stated: “When it comes to the vaccine issue,” she says with a slight tremble in her voice, “I was… Read More Kat Von D Apologizes for Anti-Vaxx Posts
A British mother of autistic children named Emma Dalmayne is also an advocate for kids with autism and has been threatened with death and rape just for criticizing people who harbor skepticism of the measles, mumps, and rubella vaccine. She has gone so far as to openly challenge vaccine skeptics and opponents at screenings of… Read More U.K. Mother Threatened With Rape, Death for Criticizing MMR Skepticism
During January, a 4-year-old Colorado boy died of the flu after his parents followed the advice of people in an anti-vaccine Facebook chatroom.
Anti-vaccine activism is going from online chats to real life that include violent and intimidation tactics. The results are startling, if not downright horrifying. Never forget that anti-vaccine groups are largely influenced by environmentalists and now violence will be employed to achieve their aims to undermine or halt the spread of vaccines in order to… Read More Anti-Vaccine Activists Resort to Intimidation and Violence