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Prosecute Makers Of Vaxxed For Hate Speech Against Autistic People | Circa 2017

Vaxxed is a film made by Cinema Libre, the creation of the disgraced doctor Andrew Wakefield.  http://www.channel4.com/info/press/news/the-trump-the-doctor-and-the-vaccine-scandal-channel-4-dispatches This film claims repeatedly that vaccines are dangerous and cause autism, the makers have filmed disabled teenagers without their permission in various states of undress and depict them as ‘vaccine injured’. The only ‘proof’ of this is the […]

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‘Vaxxed’ Anti-Vaccination Documentary Gets Release from Cinema Libre – Variety | Circa 2016

Cinema Libre Studio has announced it will distribute the controversial documentary “Vaxxed: From Cover-Up to Catastrophe” Source: ‘Vaxxed’ Anti-Vaccination Documentary Gets Release from Cinema Libre – Variety

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A Wealthy Manhattan Couple Helped Spread Anti-Vaxx Fears Across the U.S. and in Oregon – Willamette Week

Flagging vaccination rates have led to outbreaks across the U.S. in recent years, including in southwest Washington and Portland. Source: A Wealthy Manhattan Couple Helped Spread Anti-Vaxx Fears Across the U.S. and in Oregon – Willamette Week

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Inside the Radicalization-Engine of AutismOne, the Largest Anti-Vaccine Conference in America

It seemed virtually inevitable that I would be thrown out of AutismOne, a yearly conference that has been accused of being a hive of anti-vaccine sentiments, bad science, scaremongering and worthless products. The conference has, after all, ejected several science bloggers who have previously attended, as well as a Chicago Tribune journalist, a filmmaker, and […]

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I attended an Orthodox anti-vaccine rally. Here’s what I saw. – Jewish Telegraphic Agency

One speaker compared vaccine advocates to Nazis, a cult and proponents of child sacrifice. Source: I attended an Orthodox anti-vaccine rally. Here’s what I saw. – Jewish Telegraphic Agency

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Brooklyn anti-vaccine event attracts pro-vaccine protests amid measles outbreak – The Washington Post

Anti-vaccine activists held a rally denying the science of vaccines near the epicenter of a measles outbreak. Source: Brooklyn anti-vaccine event attracts pro-vaccine protests amid measles outbreak – The Washington Post

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Cake, Coffee, and Misinformation: Inside an Anti-Vaxxer Meeting

Prominent anti-vaxxers like Del Bigtree, Andrew Wakefield, and Lawrence Palevsky spewed misinformation to hundreds of people in upstate New York. Source: Cake, Coffee, and Misinformation: Inside an Anti-Vaxxer Meeting