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History of American Badass Activists – YouTube

The campaign that launched Badass Activists and a few more that followed after. Updated one with the latest campaigns of wow is being created. For now, here’s the history of the start. About the name … first it was AmericanBadassAdvocates.org which evolved into AmericanBadassActivists.org — and last November we went International, baby. My activism launched […]

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WTF?!?! This is a disgusting and dehumanizing campaign. | They’re Right, Down’s Syndrome People Are An Endangered Species | The Continental Telegraph

This is an entirely proper observation, Down’s Syndrome people are indeed an endangered species. Well, perhaps species might be a little extreme, variation upon the standard human species perhaps. There are those, of course, who will say good riddance when it’s done too. Some have advocated – carried out even – killings of those with […]

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THIS IS WRONG! | Down syndrome sufferers could join black rhino on endangered species list, advocates launch campaign — RT World News

With genetic screening lowering the prevalence of Down syndrome around the world, one Canadian advocacy group wants to add sufferers to the endangered species list – alongside the black rhino and the Asian elephant. Source: Down syndrome sufferers could join black rhino on endangered species list, advocates launch campaign — RT World News

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Selfish ‘anti-vax’ mums have given me mumps | Daily Mail Online

Emily Cleary, 40, told of how she stood a chance of developing life-threatening meningitis after contracting mumps as an adult. She’s been warned that the effects could last for months or even years. Source: Selfish ‘anti-vax’ mums have given me mumps | Daily Mail Online

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What a vaccine scientist facing angry anti-vaxxers wishes he had said | Opinion

Recent events have largely frustrated the anti-vaccine movement, causing a small but vocal group to become angrier. Source: What a vaccine scientist facing angry anti-vaxxers wishes he had said | Opinion

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Anti-vaxxer advert banned for saying all vaccinations can kill children | Metro News

The paid-for post by Stop Mandatory Vaccination appeared on Facebook. Source: Anti-vaxxer advert banned for saying all vaccinations can kill children | Metro News

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Girl With Down Syndrome Wandered Away From School | The Mighty

A 7-year-old girl with Down syndrome wandered away from her Chicago school. She walked to a neighbors house who took her back. This incident is more common than people may realize when it comes to kids with disabilities. Source: Girl With Down Syndrome Wandered Away From School | The Mighty