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Why Robert De Niro Promoted, then Pulled, Vaxxed, Anti-Vaccine Film | Fortune | Circa 2016

Vaxxed, an anti-vaccine documentary, was scheduled to be shown at Tribeca Film Festival, which was co-founded by Robert De Niro. Source: Why Robert De Niro Promoted, then Pulled, Vaxxed, Anti-Vaccine Film | Fortune

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Your Community, Your West Cork, Your Southern Star – Campaigner O’Leary ‘shocked’ at threat of legal action from California film firm | Circa 2016

Dunmanway-based autism rights campaigner has said she is ‘in shock’ at having been threatened with legal action by a film studio in California. Source: Your Community, Your West Cork, Your Southern Star – Campaigner O’Leary ‘shocked’ at threat of legal action from California film firm

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A Cinema In London Has Pulled A Documentary By A Disgraced Anti-Vaccine Activist | Circa 2017

Vaxxed, directed by the struck-off doctor Andrew Wakefield and already pulled from a US film festival, was to be premiered – with a Q&A featuring Wakefield – at the Curzon cinema in Soho. Source: A Cinema In London Has Pulled A Documentary By A Disgraced Anti-Vaccine Activist

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Disgraced anti‑MMR vaccine doctor Andrew Wakefield gets invitation to university in London

A private university has been criticised after Andrew Wakefield, the disgraced doctor who sparked one of the biggest public health controversies in British medical history, was invited to speak, it emerged on Thursday. Source: Disgraced anti‑MMR vaccine doctor Andrew Wakefield gets invitation to university in London During a question-and-answer session Mr Wakefield was asked about […]

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STOP VAXXED AND THEIR RECKLESS CAMPAIGN! | Change.org | Circa 2016

Source Link: https://www.change.org/p/protect-society-from-vaxxed Fiona O’Leary started this petition to Taoiseach Enda Kenny and 3 others An Anti-Vaccine movement is causing grave harm to Society! Discredited Doctor Andrew Wakefield has teamed up with Polly Tommey who is founder of the Autism Charity ‘Autism Trust’ and film maker Del Bigtree. Together they released the Anti-Vaccine propaganda film ‘Vaxxed’ and they have […]

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US film studio threatens to sue Cork autism-rights advocate

A US film studio has threatened to sue an Irish autism-rights advocate if she continues to speak out against its controversial anti-vaccine documentary, Vaxxed: From Cover-Up to Catastrophe. Source: US film studio threatens to sue Cork autism-rights advocate

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Makers of ‘Vaxxed’ Threaten Lawsuit Over Valid Criticism

The makers of ‘Vaxxed’ have sent a letter to a critic of their film threatening a lawsuit if she so much as mentions the film to anyone. Source: Makers of ‘Vaxxed’ Threaten Lawsuit Over Valid Criticism