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Scientogy/Autism/DAN | Why We Protest | Anonymous Activism Forum

Scientogy/Autism/DAN Hunting around for information on scientology / autism I cam across this guy’s posts that have a bit of research. He suggests that DAN (Defeat Autism Now) & the anti-mercury crowd have been heavily infiltrated with scientologists. ETA: He’s a blogger on the topic of autism Take it for what you will, but he does […]

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Autism and Scientology again | Left Brain Right Brain

Awhile ago, I wrote a post the detailed the disturbing links between the DAN! movement and scientology. It transpired that scientology – being a movement that is big on non psychiatric modes of treatments is a good fit for DAN! adherents. Both value detoxification for a range of things and it seems Scientologists have not been slow […]

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Wake. Bake. Caffeinate. | Emma (@EDalmayne) Exposed Bleach-Pusher Dianne Thompson (@djt10), Again!

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Autism & Scientology | Ex Scientologist Message Board

  Can someone (preferably a Scientologist or ex-Scientologist) please try to give me the definitive answer on Scientology/LRH’s view on autism please, and what its causes are? Source: Autism & Scientology | Ex Scientologist Message Board

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2011 – The Last Year For ARI’s DAN! Doctors | Left Brain Right Brain

As late as just a few months ago, The Autism Research Institute (ARI), promoted their upcoming Fall 2010 Defeat Autism Now! conference in a monthly newsletter. Note the name of the conference: R… Source: 2011 – The Last Year For ARI’s DAN! Doctors | Left Brain Right Brain

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Pseudoscience: An expert in infectious diseases details 5 claims anti-vaxxers use to manipulate the public — and what you can say to counter them – Alternet.org

Just as sure as flu season comes every year, so do the conversations and consternation over the flu vaccine. Even at The Golden Globes did this pervasive, controversial topic come up, with hosts Andy Samberg and Sandra Oh announcing that techs from Rite Aid would be providing flu shots to attendees. Source: Pseudoscience: An expert in infectious […]

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How anti-vax pseudoscience seeps into public discourse | Salon.com

Pretty much all of the excuses for not getting vaccinated recall pseudoscience and anti-vax arguments Source: How anti-vax pseudoscience seeps into public discourse | Salon.com