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The CDC Claims the Flu Shot Reduces Mortality in the Elderly. But Where’s the Evidence?

By Jeremy R. Hammond, Guest Contributor, Children’s Health Defense The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends that everyone aged six months and up, including pregnant women, get an annual influenza vaccine. The two fundamental assumptions underlying the CDC’s policy are that vaccination reduces transmission of the virus and reduces the risk of […]

How the CDC Uses Fear to Increase Demand for Flu Vaccines

By Jeremy R. Hammond, CHD Contributing Writer   The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) claims that tens of thousands of people die annually from the flu, but what the public isn’t told is that these numbers come from controversial models that may greatly overestimate, which happens to align with the CDC’s stated aim […]

The New York Times vs. the Science on the Flu Shot

A recent New York Times article urging readers to follow the CDC’s flu shot recommendation provides a useful case study of how the mainstream media manufacture consent for public vaccine policy by systematically deceiving the public about hihat the science says. By Jeremy R. Hammond, Guest Contributor, Children’s Health Defense    The US Centers for […]

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Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.’s reputation as a resolute defender of the environment stems from a litany of successful legal actions. Mr. Kennedy was named one of Time magazine’s “Heroes for the Planet” for his success helping Riverkeeper lead the fight to restore the Hudson River. The group’s achievement helped spawn 300 […]

On the Crime of Heresy Against the Vaccine Religion

By Jeremy Hammond To question public vaccine policy is to commit the crime of heresy against the vaccine religion, as illustrated by how any dissent is met by its defenders. There is something wrong when you are not allowed to question public vaccine policy without automatically being labeled as “anti-science”, a believer in “pseudoscience”, or even […]

American Academy of Pediatrics Refuses to Back Vaccine Claims with Science

by Jeremy R. Hammond When asked whether it could provide studies to support specific claims it made about vaccine safety, the American Academy of Pediatrics ultimately declined. On January 10, 2017, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) issued a press release to express its opposition to a federal commission that has been proposed by the […]