#anti-vaxxer movement

  • Article: Some Anti-Vaxxers Are Rethinking Their Beliefs Due to COVID-19

    Some Anti-Vaxxers Are Rethinking Their Beliefs Due to COVID-19

    By Brandon Wiggins|April 22, 2020

    The anti-vaccine movement has led to a resurgence in outbreaks of disease such as measles. Read more

  • Article: New York Will No Longer Allow People to Skip Vaccines for Non-Medical Reasons

    New York Will No Longer Allow People to Skip Vaccines for Non-Medical Reasons

    By Sushmita Roy|June 14, 2019

    “Here in New York, we protect vulnerable kids and our community.” Read more

  • Article: Facebook Takes Down Anti-Vaxxer Page Pretending Young Girl Died From Vaccines

    Facebook Takes Down Anti-Vaxxer Page Pretending Young Girl Died From Vaccines

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 16, 2019

    The anti-vax movement has led to an increase in preventable illnesses around the world. Read more

  • Article: Marcia Brady Objects to Anti-Vaxxers ‘Brady Bunch’ Measles Meme

    Marcia Brady Objects to Anti-Vaxxers ‘Brady Bunch’ Measles Meme

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 1, 2019

    There were 110,000 deaths associated to measles in 2017. Read more

  • Article: Social Media Caused the Anti-Vax Movement to Mutate. Now Tech Is Finally Fighting Back.

    Social Media Caused the Anti-Vax Movement to Mutate. Now Tech Is Finally Fighting Back.

    By Jackie Marchildon|April 24, 2019

    Social media may have started the digital fires — but it can also put them out. Read more

  • Article: Anti-Vaxxer Propaganda Is Dominating Social Media Searches, Report Finds

    Anti-Vaxxer Propaganda Is Dominating Social Media Searches, Report Finds

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 1, 2019

    Half of all parents with small children are exposed to misinformation about vaccines on social media Read more

  • Article: How Fake News Could Lead To A Global Epidemic

    How Fake News Could Lead To A Global Epidemic

    By Jackie Marchildon|Jan. 19, 2018

    A World Economic Forum report warned about “digital wildfires” back in 2013. Read more

  • Article: The 'World’s No.1 Anti-Vaxxer' Was Denied an Australian Visa

    The 'World’s No.1 Anti-Vaxxer' Was Denied an Australian Visa

    By Daniele Selby|Aug. 31, 2017

    “People who are telling parents that their kids shouldn't be vaccinated are dangerous people.” Read more