If you’ve been wondering about the accuracy of the commentary on vaccines in the media, this site is for you. The media has lost its objectivity on the vaccine issue, failing to provide balanced coverage by shutting out views that dissent from those of the government’s public health authorities. With critics — skeptical scientists, physicians, NGOs and journalists — being silenced, the proponents of mass vaccination have been unchecked, leading many of them to take liberties with the facts in the knowledge they won’t be called out.
We are here to call them out, in the interests of providing a service to those hungry for trustworthy information about vaccines and, equally, in the interests of restoring integrity to the mainstream media.
Our first offering, in which we correct distortions in yesterday’s USA Today in an article by scientist Paul Offit, appears below.