Category Archives: Public mobbing

Anti-Vaccination Australia goes after Kitty Flanagan and The Weekly

On April 12 2017 the ABC’s comedy news program, The Weekly, gave us a gem on the dangers posed by the anti-vaccination movement. It was accurate. And it understood the minutiae of the awful anti-vaccination arguments. And Kitty Flanagan was … Continue reading

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Australian antivaxer calls for execution of Channel 9’s Deborah Knight

Those of us who follow the behaviour of the anti-vaccination movement are quite used to seeing the violence, violent rhetoric, death threats, threats of violence, abuse, misogyny and general vitriol heaped upon bereaved families, public health advocates, politicians, journalists and others by … Continue reading

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Associate of WA’s Hammond family attacks Light for Riley in Facebook message

The Australian anti-vaccination movement has been involved in the harassment and vilification of families who have lost babies and children to vaccine preventable diseases for years. In 2009, incited by Meryl Dorey and the Australian Vaccination-skeptics Network, anti-vaccination activists went … Continue reading

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More ugly misogyny against Victorian Health Minister Jill Hennessy from the antivax movement

One of life’s few certainties is that the anti-vaccination movement will always undo the conspiracies it propagates: that it is a movement of peace and love, and intellect; as opposed to the venomous, hateful, threatening, anti-Semitic, anti-intellectual, misogynistic cult we … Continue reading

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University of Wollongong antivaxer Judy Wilyman (and Prof Brian Martin?) attempts to censor this blog

Two days ago, anti-vaccination activist – and successful PhD candidate from the University of Wollongong, under the supervision of anti-vaccination enabler, and friend of the Australian Vaccination-skeptics Network, Professor Brian Martin – Judy Wilyman, sent this blog threats that she … Continue reading

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Anti-vaccine nurses and midwives 40

On October 11 2016, the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia responded to a number of complaints regarding anti-vaccination material and advice being disseminated by registered nurses, enrolled nurses, and registered midwives, by publishing a new position statement on anti-vaccination misinformation: … Continue reading

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Vaxxed anti-vaccine film distributor threatens autism rights advocate

Cinema Libre Studio, the distributor of the dishonest Andrew Wakefield anti-vaccination fiction-film, Vaxxed, has threatened an Irish autism-rights advocate with defamation. Fiona O’Leary has posted the threats, from Cinema Libre Studio CEO Philippe Diaz, on her Facebook profile: Wow you threaten to … Continue reading

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AVN president Tasha David vilifies public health hero with offensive slurs

Dr Paul Offit is a global public health hero: Paul A. Offit, MD is the Director of the Vaccine Education Center at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia as well as the Maurice R. Hilleman Professor of Vaccinology and a Professor … Continue reading

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More violent rhetoric and threats from the anti-vaccination movement

Yesterday I posted a video in which anti-vaccination activist Shawn Dhu threatened me with physical violence. I’ll include that video at the end of this post, as well as a new video in which Dhu threatens journalist Cathy O’Leary of … Continue reading

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Shawn Dhu posts video threats of assault against Reasonable Hank

Shawn Dhu is a Perth resident and anti-vaccination activist who shot to fame recently for his abhorrent behaviour at the Perth Telethon Kids immunisation seminar. Dhu intimidated, defamed, interrupted, and filmed immunisation experts as they attempted to answer questions from the … Continue reading

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