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…

Doctor Invents Conspiracy Theory to Convince Mom to Vaccinate Her Child

by Joe Sommerlad – Independent Persuading committed anti-vaxxers into protecting their children against harmful diseases is undoubtedly one of the most exasperating tasks faced by modern GPs. Alarmed by the minor side effects many experience after being injected with a small quantity of a given disease microbe – administered to cultivate the body’s immune system…

How Real Is Fake News?

Was the effort to focus America’s attention on the idea of fake news —itself a propaganda effort? Five-time Emmy award winning journalist Sharyl Attkisson helps you connect the dots to learn who’s behind it and why. It’s not what you think.

Green journalist spins conspiracy theory about FBI visit to avoid blame

Environmental Integrity Project Communications Director and journalist Tom Pelton was in southeast Texas earlier this year, photographing an oil refinery for a news story. While taking pictures, Pelton was challenged by a security officer demanding information about what he was doing. Upon producing identification, Pelton explained he was there conducting research for a news story.…

Trump FDA pick pooh-poohs vaccine conspiracy theories

Good news out of Washington. President Trump’s appointee to head the Food and Drug Administration has ridiculed conspiracy theories about vaccines. According to the Washington Examiner: Dr. Gottlieb was asked about this due to the President considering appointing Rep. Robert Kennedy (D-RI) who is a notorious vaccine skeptic to a vaccine safety commission. The idea…