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Jenny McCarthy and Jim Carrey Lead “Green Our Vaccines Rally” sponsored by TACA, Generation Rescue, HEAL Foundation, … #BleachCult | Circa June 5, 2008

The Green Our Vaccines Rally, intended to promote safer vaccines, was lead by celebrities Jenny McCarthy and Jim Carrey and sponsored by Talk About Curing Autism (TACA), Generation Rescue, HEAL Foundation and Moms Against Mercury. The event, which took place June 4 in Washington, D.C, began with a march through the streets of the nation’s […]

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Talk About Curing Autism (TACA) | Wikipedia

Talk About Curing Autism (TACA) is a nonprofit organization founded in 2000 by Lisa Ackerman[2] and based in Irvine, California. In 2019, the organization changed its name to “The Autism Community in Action”. TACA is frequently at odds with the scientific consensus about autism causes and treatments, with various spokespeople for the group having publicly indicated support for Andrew Wakefield, author […]

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e-Speaks: NASCAR “Best Buy 400 benefiting Student Clubs for A$”; Chevrolet Contributes $1 Million to A$; Weekend Walks | Circa Jun 5, 2008

Thu, Jun 5, 2008, 11:29 PM | Newsletter e-Speaks || June 6, 2008 NASCAR “Best Buy 400 benefiting Student Clubs for Autism Speaks” Raises Funds and Awareness The “Best Buy 400 benefiting Student Clubs for Autism Speaks” NASCAR race, which was won by Kyle Busch on June 1, 2008 at Dover International Speedway, raised $76,000. […]