By politely responding to posts that promote anti-vaccine propaganda we can make it clear that those posts will not go unchallenged. Most people who post material of that sort do not expect to be challenged. If they are repeatedly challenged they will usually stop posting or de-friend the challengers. By challenging the propaganda you will ensure that the facts are represented in the…
My name is Daniel. I live with my wife Eve on the mid-north coast of New South Wales, Australia. …Read More
" In the past I have just fumed quietly whilst reading some of the things that get posted, and then ignored them. Now, because of what you have started here, I have quietly repudiated the post by posting scientifically correct information in its place. Most recently this was in resonse to a picture…Read More
Somehow I've ended with 295 friends on my Facebook page. I see my fair share of homeopathy, conspiracy theories, magical thinking and sundry nonsense float by in my news feed. Most of it I let slide by, but I rarely let anti-vax propaganda get past me. That's not Ok with me.
Last week I had an…Read More
Or maybe it is. In the same way as using the grass in a public park as your toilet would be. It's your choice, but it has effects on a great many people outside of your immediate family. If you want to make the difficult, emotional and personal decision not to vaccinate your kids, I sincerely hope…Read More