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Issaquah High School closed Thursday after possible measles exposure – seattlepi.com

Issaquah High School was closed Thursday so staff members’ immunization statuses could be confirmed after a person who was infected with measles spent multiple days at the school while contagious. In a letter sent home to parents by Seattle & King County Public Health, officials said the infected patient was at the campus between May […]

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Twitter’s New Vaccine Feature Won’t Stop Anti-Vaxxers – VICE

Twitter joins Pinterest, Facebook, and YouTube in trying to filter out vaccine misinformation online. But will it be enough? Source: Twitter’s New Vaccine Feature Won’t Stop Anti-Vaxxers – VICE

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Anti-Vaccine Rally Draws Crowd Of Ultra-Orthodox Jews – The Forward

  One rabbi accused Mayor Bill de Blasio of using the measles outbreak to cover up “more serious” diseases brought by Central American migrants. Source: Anti-Vaccine Rally Draws Crowd Of Ultra-Orthodox Jews – The Forward

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Rockland County Officials Denounce Anti-Vaxxer Forum | WCBS Newsradio 880

Anti-vaxxers were on the offensive in Monsey. Source: Rockland County Officials Denounce Anti-Vaxxer Forum | WCBS Newsradio 880

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Churchill: The reason anti-vaxxers aren’t easy to persuade – Times Union

There aren’t many rallies where you would find a protestor holding an “In God We Trust” sign standing next to another with a “My Body My Choice” placard. But so it was at the “anti-vaxxer” rally Tuesday at the Capitol, where the crowd was equal parts crunchy progressive and religious conservative, the loudspeakers blasting both […]

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Why I Joined the Boycott Autism Speaks Movement, Part One | Circa Jan 19, 2014

In 2014, I did some research into Autism Speaks, trying to understand what exactly led up the that year’s wide-scale boycotts of one of the most well-known autism research and advocacy agencies in… Source: Why I Joined the Boycott Autism Speaks Movement, Part One

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Talk:Autism Speaks/Controversy links – Wikipedia

Talk:Autism Speaks/Controversy links From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia < Talk:Autism Speaks Jump to navigationJump to search This is a collection of links discussing various controversies involving Autism Speaks. While most of them are not WP:RS in themselves, they may be useful to identify topics to discuss, and/or point to RS’s that can be included in the article. Further […]