Snapshot | Google Alerts – Autism | Circa December 8, 2012

[Note: Links are original to the email and most likely don’t work anymore.] News8 new results for autism Learning to Understand His Son's Autism, Discovering Federal Policy GapsNational JournalThe National Journal Political Landscape is a weekly conversation about the news of the day with National Journal writers, editors and outside experts. Ron Fournier, National Journal's editorial director, called it …

An Interview With Andrew Wakefield | LBRB | Circa February 16, 2016

Andrew Wakefield and I were both on the ConspiraSea Cruise in January 2016. By the last full day of the cruise, we’d had a few encounters ranging from standing in the same line for coffee to a fairly tense exchange during one of his lectures. I asked Wakefield after that lecture if he would answer a few …

Autism, Atlanta, MMR: serious questions and also how Brian Hooker and Andrew Wakefield are causing damage to the autism communities | LBRB | Circa August 26, 2014

The groups promoting vaccines causing autism have been handed probably their biggest story in a decade. They are claiming, and it seams likely, that a senior CDC epidemiologist came to them with in… Source: Autism, Atlanta, MMR: serious questions and also how Brian Hooker and Andrew Wakefield are causing damage to the autism communities | …

#Vaxxed, reviewed: What happened outside of the movie. – Violent metaphors | Circa June 13, 2016

This is part II of our series on the movie “Vaxxed”, which Colin, my sister Julie, and I saw in Kansas City on June 11. In part I, Colin focused on some of the factual inaccuracies of the movie. He talked about how a person attending the movie would have walked away with an extremely distorted …

A look back at the so called “CDC Whistleblower” story and how Vaxxed is misleading | Left Brain Right Brain | Circa February 10, 2017

A short while ago I was asked to speak on a conference call for Voices for Vaccines. The topic was the events that are behind (and misrepresented in) the movie Vaxxed. With Wakefield trying to bring his movie to Europe, and the fact that President Trump spoke with Robert Kennedy on vaccines and autism, I …

In which antivaccine activist J. B. Handley thinks attacking Andrew Wakefield’s movie “backfired” | ScienceBlogs | Circa April 8, 2016

Nearly two weeks ago, a story that I had been blogging about almost nonstop for a week reached its conclusion when Robert De Niro decided to pull the antivaccine movie Vaxxed: From Cover-up to Catastrophe from the Tribeca Film Festival, of which he was one of the co-founders. Source: In which antivaccine activist J. B. …