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How social media giants make anti-vax propaganda easy to find

“Every. Single. Day. Another. Child. Murdered” reads the caption below the picture of a young baby, dressed in pink, wearing a tiny pair of socks on her hands as scratch mitts. The image, shared on Instagram by an account dubbed ‘vaccines_revealed’, has been liked 217 times since September. “I tell myself all the time that […]

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Facebook making money from firms targeting new parents with homeopathic ‘vaccine alternatives’, investigation finds 

Facebook is boosting its profits by allowing advertisers to cynically target new parents with homeopathic “vaccine alternatives”, a Telegraph investigation has found. Source: Facebook making money from firms targeting new parents with homeopathic ‘vaccine alternatives’, investigation finds 

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Facebook is profiting off advertisements feeding off anti-vaxxer fears | Windsor Star

It also allows adverts promoting homeopathic ‘autism cures’ to be targeted at parents whose online search history shows they have been seeking support for autism Source: Facebook is profiting off advertisements feeding off anti-vaxxer fears | Windsor Star

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Anti-vaxxer on Facebook has meme shut down with just one comment | indy100

No matter how many times anti-vaxxers take to the internet to spread their conspiracies, it’s reassuring to know that there will always be somebody waiting to take them down. In a recent post on the Source: Anti-vaxxer on Facebook has meme shut down with just one comment | indy100

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Man Found Guilty of Fraud for Drowning Two Autistic Sons to ‘Cash in’ on Their Insurance Policies

“These two boys deserved a loving father; instead they got a man who put his greed and self-interest above their lives,” a prosecutor said. Source: Man Found Guilty of Fraud for Drowning Two Autistic Sons to ‘Cash in’ on Their Insurance Policies

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Furious Paddy McGuinness blasts ‘ignorant tool’ who said his autistic children ‘didn’t look disabled’

FURIOUS Paddy McGuinness has blasted an “ignorant tool” who said that his autistic children “didn’t look disabled”. The 46-year-old star was left enraged by the insens… Source: Furious Paddy McGuinness blasts ‘ignorant tool’ who said his autistic children ‘didn’t look disabled’

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Homeopaths are preying on parents’ fears about MMR vaccine to sell them ‘kits’ of ineffective pills | Daily Mail Online

Some homeopaths claim their fake pills offer the same protection as all NHS vaccines. Melissa Wakeling even said that ‘vaccines are destroying the health of so many children’. Source: Homeopaths are preying on parents’ fears about MMR vaccine to sell them ‘kits’ of ineffective pills | Daily Mail Online