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anti-vaxxers

This Week In Crazy: Will The Real Klansman Please Stand Up?

There may be multiple Rafael Cruzes but there can be only one David Duke. Welcome to “This Week In Crazy,” The National Memo’s weekly update on the loony, bigoted, and hateful behavior of the increasingly unhinged right wing.

March 11, 2016

When Liars Debate, The Truth Always Loses

Try as they will to reject Trump, he fits in perfectly among Republicans – and not only because he worships money, spews xenophobic nonsense, and encourages callous bigotry. Like them, he relies on fabrications and falsehoods, manipulating the prejudices of ill-informed voters.

September 17, 2015

Fiorina: Mother Worried About ‘Aborted Babies’ Shouldn’t Have To Vaccinate Kids

Fiorina even proudly retold the story of how her daughter refused to get her own daughter the HPV vaccine.

August 14, 2015
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This Week In Health: Put Down The O.J.

Vaccines, melanoma, and nicotine, oh my. “This Week In Health” offers some highlights from the world of health news and wellness tips that you may have missed this week.

July 1, 2015

Mandatory Vaccine Bill Advances After Key Vote Of California Senate Panel

Legislation aimed at reversing California’s liberal vaccine exemption law took a major step forward Wednesday in the state Senate, only a week after support for the bill seemed to be on shaky ground.

April 23, 2015
Photo: Vials of measles, mumps and rubella vaccine are displayed on a counter at a Walgreens Pharmacy on January 26, 2015 in Mill Valley, California (AFP/Justin Sullivan)

California’s Measles Outbreak Is Over, But Vaccine Fight Continues

Legislation in Sacramento intended to induce more parents to get their children the measles vaccine and other shots stalled this week amid an outcry from anti-immunization forces who said the government should not tell parents what to do.

April 18, 2015

Study Links Disneyland Measles Outbreak To Low Vaccination Rates

Researchers now say that anti-vaxxers are to blame for the Disneyland Measles outbreak.

March 16, 2015

The Secret Knowledge, Just Ignorance By Another Name

Vaccine truthers aren’t alone — Americans have long believed in inane conspiracy theories.

February 9, 2015

Would-Be Presidents Flunk The Vaccine Test

It’s not too early for defining moments in the 2016 presidential race, and we just had one.

February 5, 2015

Rise Of The Know-Betters: Just The Facts About Anti-Vaxx

Cut through the noise and get the facts about vaccines.

February 4, 2015