Tag Archives: Belgin Colak

Introducing the antivax AVN’s odious new public officer

The left side of the political spectrum was previously thought to be the home of conspiracy theorists. It has become increasingly apparent, for a number of years, that the right-wing has taken the mantle from the stereotypical mung-bean-loving, toxin-free hippies … Continue reading

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Queensland antivax counselor reinforces vulnerable mum’s baseless fears about vaccines

One of the many harms the anti-vaccination movement inflicts upon the community is the harm done to parents who falsely blame themselves for the health conditions of their children. The most common of these blameless parents are the parents of … Continue reading

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Catherine Hughes again forced to respond to antivax lies about her deceased baby boy

At the heart of anti-vaccination activism and the concomitant abhorrent behaviour which has become normalised – for the anti-vaccination movement, at least, due to incitement from standard-setters such as Meryl Dorey, of the Australian Vaccination-skeptics Network, and Judy Wilyman, of the … Continue reading

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Anti-Vaccination Australia trolls still attacking Light for Riley

One of the most vile online acts is perpetrated by conspiracy theorists known as Sandy Hook Denialists, or Sandy Hook Hoaxers. These conspiracy-theorist liars attack the families of children who were murdered at Sandy Hook Elementary School. In the eight years … Continue reading

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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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Dr Kevin Coleman – the antivaxers’ champion 2

Update March 20 2017 Dr Kevin Coleman promoted his myth, that the influenza immunisation led to his stroke, in Anti-Vaccination Australia: Original post February 26 2017 On November 28 2015, readers were introduced to NSW Central Coast general practitioner, Dr … 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 37

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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Anti-vaccine nurses and midwives 12

Alisha Wood is a registered nurse from Queensland who claimed to practice as a volunteer breastfeeding counselor for the Australian Breastfeeding Association: [Edit April 29 2016: the Australian Breastfeeding Association has promptly replied, stating that “Alisha Wood is no longer associated … Continue reading

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Anti-vaccine nurses and midwives 9

Laurie Cairns-Cowan is a registered midwife in Western Australia. Her registration was approved under the Trans-Tasman Mutual Recognition Act 1997: Cairns-Cowan is a member of the rabid anti-vaccination Facebook group, Anti-Vaccination Australia: On February 15 2016, Cairns-Cowan identified herself as … Continue reading

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