U.K. Mother Threatened With Rape, Death for Criticizing MMR Skepticism

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

A major funder of the anti-vaccine movement has made millions selling natural health products

By Neena Satija and Lena H. Sun, The Washington Post The nation’s oldest anti-vaccine advocacy group often emphasizes that it is supported primarily by small donations and concerned parents, describing its founder as the leader of a “national, grass roots movement.” But over the past decade a single donor has contributed more than $2.9 million… Read More A major funder of the anti-vaccine movement has made millions selling natural health products

New Jersey Scuttles Closing Vaccine Exemption Loopholes … For Now

The New Jersey legislature came very close to enacting a law, S. 2173, that would end religious or philosophical exemptions parents use to opt-out of vaccinating their children who attend state schools. Unfortunately, according to The New York Times, shortly after S. 2173 was passed by the State Assembly, it stumbled in the New Jersey… Read More New Jersey Scuttles Closing Vaccine Exemption Loopholes … For Now

CrazyMothers Pleads to Stop Being Called “Anti-Vaxxers” Because It’s “Offensive”

By Mia De Graff – Daily Mail An anti-vaccine group called CrazyMothers has issued a plea to retire the term ‘anti-vaxxers’ because ‘derogatory’. In social media posts on Sunday, the group said it is ‘dismissivemy [sic] simplistic, highly offensive and largely false’ to call them ‘anti-vaxxers’ despite the fact that their members oppose vaccinations. The… Read More CrazyMothers Pleads to Stop Being Called “Anti-Vaxxers” Because It’s “Offensive”

Erica Mena Reveals She’s Anti-Vaccine Via Instagram Stories: ‘Never Inject Them!’

Mizuki Hizaka, Inquisitr, November 19, 2019 Erica Mena is pregnant with a baby girl, and she took to Instagram stories today to reveal her anti-vaccine stance. The first post that was available was a screenshot of an article, which claimed that Japan has the world’s highest life expectancy and lowest infant mortality. The headline suggested… Read More Erica Mena Reveals She’s Anti-Vaccine Via Instagram Stories: ‘Never Inject Them!’

Everything I Learned While Getting Kicked out of America’s Biggest Anti-Vaccine Conference

Anna Merlan, 06/20/2019, JEZEBEL It seemed virtually inevitable that I would be thrown out of AutismOne, a yearly conference that has been accused of being a hive of anti-vaccine sentiments, bad science, scaremongering and worthless products. The conference has, after all, ejected several science bloggers who have previously attended, as well as a Chicago Tribune… Read More Everything I Learned While Getting Kicked out of America’s Biggest Anti-Vaccine Conference