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How Conspiracy Theory Flick ‘Plandemic’ Lures Normies Down the Far-Right Rabbit Hole

Fringe actors are using coronavirus lockdown to breed a new set of conspiracy-curious Americans, easing them into contact with the worst of the web. Source: How Conspiracy Theory Flick ‘Plandemic’ Lures Normies Down the Far-Right Rabbit Hole

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Vaccinating Misinformation: Past outbreak highlights dangers of current ‘info-demic’ | KSTP.com

As scientists work to find a vaccine for COVID-19, public health experts and community advocates are already bracing for a new wave of misinformation that could undermine efforts to protect people from the virus.In Minneapolis, the impact of misinformation about a highly contagious disease is far from hypothetical – leaders in the city’s Somali community […]

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Exposing Robert Naviaux, M.D., Ph.D., Professor of Medicine, Pediatrics and Pathology | The Creative Autistic

Two months ago I received a direct message on Facebook from a random person I had never interacted with before. They wanted me to partake in a genetics study meant to “cure” autism. So, I found out who was pursuing the study and wanted to expose the researcher themselves. Source: Exposing Robert Naviaux, M.D., Ph.D., […]

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Bra Boy boss Koby Abberton supports NRL anti-vaxxers before unleashing extraordinary conspiracy rant | Daily Mail Online

The former Australian professional surfer made the extraordinary claims while defending NRL star Bryce Cartwright’s decision to refuse the flu jab, Source: Bra Boy boss Koby Abberton supports NRL anti-vaxxers before unleashing extraordinary conspiracy rant | Daily Mail Online

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What Is “Plandemic,” the Latest Anti-Vaxxer Conspiracy Theory? | GQ

This loony coronavirus conspiracy theory posits that the virus is “activated” by face masks and hand-washing, all masterminded by Bill Gates. Source: What Is “Plandemic,” the Latest Anti-Vaxxer Conspiracy Theory? | GQ

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Anti-vaxxer mum Renee Altakrity is accused of running her cosmetic surgery business during lockdown | Daily Mail Online

Renee Altakrity had her four-year-old son pulled from her arms by police during the ‘Exercise My Rights’ protest outside New South Wales parliament house on Saturday. Source: Anti-vaxxer mum Renee Altakrity is accused of running her cosmetic surgery business during lockdown | Daily Mail Online

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Anti-vaxxers, coronavirus hoaxsters share same themes

Some of the new protests are at least partly organized by anti-vaxx groups like the Freedom Angels Foundation.   Many of the same demonstrators wanting California to end all aspects of its COVID-19 lockdown immediately have also been front-line protesters against recent California laws making it slightly more difficult for parents to avoid getting their […]