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A major funder of the anti-vaccine movement has made millions selling natural health products – The Washington Post

Over the past decade, entrepreneur Joseph Mercola has contributed more than $2.9 million to the National Vaccine Information Center, accounting for about 40 percent of the organization’s funding, according to the most recent available tax records. Source: A major funder of the anti-vaccine movement has made millions selling natural health products – The Washington Post

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David Snape Show 10.12.19

Welcome to the David Snape Show, your essential radio show for Bourne and the surrounding areas. On the last show of 2019: I reflect back to 2019 and see how it has changed my life for the better, both radio show and elsewhere in my life. We do a new feature called Local Focus where […]

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Mark Hamill, Jameela Jamil & other celebs are calling out J.K. Rowling for anti-trans tweet / LGBTQ Nation

“What, exactly, is to be gained by using your platform to be cruel and exclusionary … Source: Mark Hamill, Jameela Jamil & other celebs are calling out J.K. Rowling for anti-trans tweet / LGBTQ Nation

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J.K. Rowling sides with anti-trans activist in explosive tweet / LGBTQ Nation

Rowling wrote that you can “dress however you please,” but being openly hostile to transgender … Source: J.K. Rowling sides with anti-trans activist in explosive tweet / LGBTQ Nation

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Why we must take white supremacist symbols seriously (opinion) – CNN

Investigations into whether the gestures some cadets at the Army-Navy game made were white supremacist, a joke, or game or something else have not been completed, but an increase of white supremacist incidents involving college students means we should take the matter seriously, David M. Perry writes. Source: Why we must take white supremacist symbols […]

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Frenzied anti-vaxxers deter NJ lawmakers from voting on religious exemptions | Ars Technica

The bill’s authors plan to bring it back up in early January. Source: Frenzied anti-vaxxers deter NJ lawmakers from voting on religious exemptions | Ars Technica

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Trenton wrong to bow to ‘anti-vaxxers’ | Editorial

The N.J. Senate seemed ready to approve a bill Monday that would eliminate the state’s faith-based exemption from childhood vaccinations. Then a loud crowd of ‘anti-vaxxers’ mounted a demonstration. No vote was taken. Source: Trenton wrong to bow to ‘anti-vaxxers’ | Editorial