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Djokovic receives death threats in graffiti as Adria Tour farce sees several tennis stars test positive for coronavirus – The Irish Sun

  TENNIS world No1 Novak Djokovic has received death threats after hosting a tennis tournament that saw several stars contract coronavirus. He was as slammed for his “boneheaded” decision to host the tour in Croatia – ignoring strict social-distancing rules and even dancing topless in a nightclub. … Source: Djokovic receives death threats in graffiti […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa September 29, 2009

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comSep 29, 2009, 9:29 PM Google News Alert for: autism Siblings of children with autism connect with others at ‘Sibshops’Columbia MissourianBY Andrew C. Jenkins COLUMBIA — Siblings of children with autism have the opportunity to meet other children facing similar situations at two upcoming …See all stories on […]

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Snapshot | Google Alerts – autism | Circa January 19, 2011

Google Alert – autismgoogle alertsx Google Alerts googlealerts-noreply@google.comJan 19, 2011, 8:33 PM News 10 new results for autism Despite study debunking vaccine-autism connection, parental fears persistArizona Republic20, 2011 12:00 AM The study that linked childhood vaccines to autism, triggering international fears and dips in immunization rates, has been discredited by …See all stories on this […]

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Brian Deer’s original 2004 Channel 4 report on Andrew Wakefield: MMR: What they didn’t tell you | Left Brain Right Brain | Circa October 5, 2014

When Andrew Wakefield presented his hypothesis linking autism to the MMR vaccine in 2014 1998, he fueled a vaccine scare that is still alive today. It wasn’t until 6 years later that specific… Source: Brian Deer’s original 2004 Channel 4 report on Andrew Wakefield: MMR: What they didn’t tell you | Left Brain Right Brain […]

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Disability activist with Down’s syndrome leads charge to change Northern Ireland abortion law | Daily Mail Online

Heidi Crowter and 18,000 signatories demanded that MPs do not pass a Bill endorsing regulations that allow the abortion of babies with non-fatal disabilities until the point of birth in Northern Ireland. Source: Disability activist with Down’s syndrome leads charge to change Northern Ireland abortion law | Daily Mail Online

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Activist with Down’s syndrome says abortion law makes her feel ‘better off dead’ – Evening Express

A young woman with Down’s syndrome has presented a petition to Number 10 against an abortion law which makes her feel like she would be “better off dead”. Heidi Crowter, 24, and 18,000 signatories have demanded that MPs do not pass a Bill endorsing regulations that allow the abortion of babies with non-fatal disabilities until the […]

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Irish Traveller community call for an end to discrimination and racism | Buzz.ie

Earlier today Taoiseach Leo Varadkar said the way travellers are treated in the country is “a form of racism” In a joint statement issued by ten Traveller organisations, the Irish Traveller community has called for an end to discrimination and racism in Ireland. Pledging their support for the Black Lives Matter movement, the Irish Traveller […]