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FBI Raids Florida’s “Bleach Church” and Arrests Those Selling the “Miracle Cure” | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos

It’s about time this harmful “church” got shut down. For months now, we’ve posted about the Florida-based Genesis II Church of Health and Healing, which basically sells bleach as a cure for everything. In May, the group’s Australian chapter was slapped with a $150,000 fine for “selling and promoting a solution containing sodium chlorite, a chemical used […]

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Father Found Guilty, Mom Takes Plea Deal After Starving Daughter For ‘Religious Reasons’ | Michael Stone

Faith Healing Kills: Conservative Christian parents in Michigan who refused to get their dying daughter medical attention because of “religious reasons” […] Source: Father Found Guilty, Mom Takes Plea Deal After Starving Daughter For ‘Religious Reasons’ | Michael Stone

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50,000 Unvaccinated Wisconsin Students Head to School Amid Measles Outbreak | David Gee | Friendly Atheist | Patheos

How many sparks does it take before a fire begins? Source: 50,000 Unvaccinated Wisconsin Students Head to School Amid Measles Outbreak | David Gee | Friendly Atheist | Patheos

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“Professionally Incompetent” Chiropractor Owes $100,000 For Anti-Vaxxer Posts | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos

Dena Churchill can’t stop spreading harmful propaganda. Source: “Professionally Incompetent” Chiropractor Owes $100,000 For Anti-Vaxxer Posts | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos

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GOP Lawmaker: Facebook Is Making It Too Hard to Find Anti-Vaxxer Content Online | Sarahbeth Caplin | Friendly Atheist | Patheos

Rep. Debbie Lesko compared the situation to the book 1984. She’s clearly never read it. Source: GOP Lawmaker: Facebook Is Making It Too Hard to Find Anti-Vaxxer Content Online | Sarahbeth Caplin | Friendly Atheist | Patheos

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Here Are the Lowlights from Day 1 of the Anti-LGBTQ Christian Hate-Conference | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos

After watching this for hours, my mind is thoroughly rotted and I need a long shower. Source: Here Are the Lowlights from Day 1 of the Anti-LGBTQ Christian Hate-Conference | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos

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Here’s a Timeline of How Anti-Vaccination Propaganda Permeated the Culture | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos

This is why bad research and tainted researchers need to be stopped at every opportunity. Source: Here’s a Timeline of How Anti-Vaccination Propaganda Permeated the Culture | Hemant Mehta | Friendly Atheist | Patheos