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How the “Anti-Vaccine” Movement Threatens Us All

Step back and take a good look. It’s a full blown, parent on parent brawl. I’m struck with an urgency that the vaccine discussion is perilously off track and acutely needs correction. 1,770 more words


Debunking "The Pro-Vax Argument Lost Me When"

Credible scientific and medical information about vaccines can be gotten from reading the websites of medical organizations and government public health websites, science and medicine textbooks by mainstream publishers and reading scientific review papers in highly credible scientific journals. 3,656 more words


Why vaccines are important (and anti-vaxxers are scumbags)

The internet is a marvellous place that gives us cat videos and memes galore. It also forces us to confront some more asinine displays of human sentience. 535 more words

Current Events


Sometimes, all it takes is a one-word prompt to get us writing. Today’s Daily Post writing prompt: CONTROVERSY.

NO DOUBT about it. We live in a disputative society. 1,279 more words


Anti-vaccine lobby spreads more lies about Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

Just over three weeks ago I came across an email sent to Australia’s premier anti-vaccination organisation, headed India kicks out Gates Foundation. The author offered a YouTube link and the observation… 1,712 more words


Ontario science teacher found guilty of misconduct in anti-vaccination case

TORONTO – An Ontario science teacher stormed out of a hearing after being found guilty of professional misconduct for telling students vaccines could kill them. 723 more words


Ontario teacher denies anti-vaccine allegations at disciplinary hearing

TORONTO – An Ontario science teacher accused of telling his high school students they could die as a result of vaccination had a history of pushing anti-vaccine theories, a disciplinary hearing heard Tuesday. 712 more words