A pre-print or preview of an upcoming manuscript demonstrating the effectiveness of a malaria vaccine was published in The Lancet a few days ago. As Voice of America points out, the benefits of such an immunization would be a welcome relief to areas of the world still affected by the disease. Image by Angelo Esslinger from Pixabay
NPR‘s Morning Edition has a very interesting interview with a mother named Lydia who was drawn into the anti-vaccine movement after the birth of her child. What happened to her is not unique as many people attribute problems their babies experience, like contracting autism, after their being administered vaccines. Unfortunately, the anti-vaccine movement’s size and… Read More Ex-Anti-Vaxx Mom Explains How She Got Out of the Movement
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo (featured in this video) only relaxed rules on vaccine distribution after it was discovered unused vaccines were thrown out. Texas, on the other hand, is distributing COVID-19 vaccinations at a much more efficient pace. PHOTO CREDIT: Image by DoroT Schenk from Pixabay.
Run for the hills, everyone! Iran’s Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has just declared that the coronavirus vaccines made in the U.S., France, and U.K. are prohibited in Iran because the two countries are in on a conspiracy to contaminate the world! Never mind that the country is experiencing a huge amount of COVID-19 cases. The lives… Read More Social Media-Approved Ayatollah: #COVID-19 Vaccines Contaminating the World!
Help is on the way with the coronavirus and it may be here sooner than people think. Reason states COVID-19 vaccines made by Moderna and Pfizer and BioNTech are close to being released and both are running about 90% or more effective. In the coming months, both companies will produce hundreds of millions of doses… Read More Coming Soon: #COVID-19 Vaccines 90%+ Effective
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