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Marianne Williamson’s Ideas About Health and Disability Are Downright Dangerous – Pacific Standard

The threats that Williamson’s ideas present to disabled people are not just hypothetical. Source: Marianne Williamson’s Ideas About Health and Disability Are Downright Dangerous – Pacific Standard

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Where Does Marianne Williamson Actually Stand on Vaccines?

The candidate’s prescriptions for the structural, spiritual revival of the body politic often fail when it comes to the human body. Source: Where Does Marianne Williamson Actually Stand on Vaccines?

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Anti-vaxxers in recent news since the Debates • Instinct Magazine

With all the talk about anti-vaxxers in recent news, the debate either for or against vaccinations has heated up once again. Marianne Williamson’s last appearance on Anderson Copper didn’t help; she got caught up trying to walk back much of her past anti-vax rhetoric. That rhetoric included Williamson’s assessment that illnesses are merely illusions to […]

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Mitigating the Effect of Anti-Vaxxers on Global Health – BORGEN

The anti-vaccination movement has even made it onto the World Health Organization’s top ten list of threats to global health for 2019. The World Health Organization (WHO) calls this phenomenon “vaccine hesitancy—a reluctance or refusal to vaccinate despite the availability of vaccines.” This article will discuss the top five ways to mitigate the effect of […]

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Hey all, I live with severe PTSD. I Hear Your Stigma … | Eve Reiland

Hey all, I live with severe PTSD. When you talk shit about ‘crazy people’ — I hear your stigma. I feel it. Please don’t applaud me on my being outspoken and then turn and scream stigma when news of the worst ugliness hits. I’m currently working hard out of a huge ptsd flare up … […]

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… So Lack Of Disability Access Is A Marketable Event For Stores. | Eve Reiland

This Autistic sensory shopping extravaganza. is not just Macy’s, and it’s been happening around the world with various stores. This is marketed inspiration porn for non-autistics to ‘feel good’ about these stores … You know, I see autistic activists talking about this and seeing other folks respond ‘at least their trying. It’s better than nothing.’ […]