Category Archives: hypocrisy

Embedded in the hive-mind of the anti-vaccination ‘cult’

Okay, it is not strictly accurate to call the anti-vaccination movement a “cult”. One of the main features of a cult is the existence of a supreme leader; anti-vaccinationism is a many-headed beast, with many charismatic leaders – such as … Continue reading

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A Very Vaccine Free Australian Christmas 2015

Anti-vaccination activists in the secret Facebook group, Vaccine Free Australia, decided they would share some of their favourite one-liners which they use when family members harass, vilify and bully them at Christmas time. Deana Nichols kicked off the November 30 … Continue reading

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Judy Wilyman has no clothes

The University of Wollongong’s perennial anti-vaccine PhD student, Judy Wilyman, is the great, big hope of Australian anti-vaccinationism. Does she say “the science” a lot? Tick. Does she say “the research” a lot? Tick. Does she vilify bereaved parents with … Continue reading

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Death threats and threats of harm incited by the Australian Vaccination Network (NSFW)

One of Meryl Dorey’s trump whines has always been the cry that she has been the target of death threats and threats of harm from people who are real people. That being the case I wanted to point to some … Continue reading

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Meryl Dorey and her anti-vaccine organisation: abusing Facebook’s reporting mechanism with spite

The soon to be ex-Australian Vaccination Network has an extended history of hypocrisy. The duplicitous anti-vaccination organisation heralds itself as a champion of the oppressed; a defender of “health freedom”; a campaigner against the suppression of free speech. Calls to … Continue reading

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Sunrise’s Seasonal Series of Stupification – Springing into Denialism

Last Saturday Channel 7’s Sunrise program kicked off its latest ratings grab by featuring an anti-vaccination liar, portrayed as an “expert”, up against a real expert. This was in the midst of a Measles outbreak. Here is the biography for … Continue reading

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Anti-vaccine chiropractors 49

The Chiropractic Board of Australia has had enough: The Chiropractic Board of Australia cracks down to protect the public. The Chiropractic Board of Australia is cracking down on chiropractors who step outside their primary role as healthcare practitioners and provide … Continue reading

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Quick update – Billy DeMoss and the Chiropractors’ Association of Australia

Over the last few months I’ve been following the links between the anti-vaccination movement and chiropractic, in Australia. Previous posts can be found here. Recently I came across a Californian chiropractor named Billy DeMoss. There ain’t a conspiracy he don’t … Continue reading

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Queensland anti-vaccine science teacher to teach students about immunisation?

Overnight an anti-vaccinationist exploded on the Facebook page of NSW Greens MLC John Kaye. Mr Kaye has been strident in his opposition to the anti-vaccine movement, and the danger they pose to our children. And, it is wholly welcome that … Continue reading

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Do as I say, minions; not as I do – Meryl Dorey

Happy New Year to all, and I wish everyone all the love and success they deserve. Meryl Dorey popped in to the Australian Vaccination Network Facebook page for a brief appearance. Dorey has been busy finding a new name for … Continue reading

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