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I attended an Orthodox anti-vaccine rally. Here’s what I saw. – Jewish Telegraphic Agency

One speaker compared vaccine advocates to Nazis, a cult and proponents of child sacrifice. Source: I attended an Orthodox anti-vaccine rally. Here’s what I saw. – Jewish Telegraphic Agency

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Taking a Shot at a ‘Vexing’ Issue | Jewish Culture | Hamodia

A recent anti-vaccination rally attended by hundreds of members of the Jewish community elicited strong reaction from both sides of the vaccination debate, as well as extensive coverage by secular…Read more » Source: Taking a Shot at a ‘Vexing’ Issue | Jewish Culture | Hamodia

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Orthodox Jewish communities face antisemitism over measles outbreak | US news | The Guardian

Incidents such as a bus driver allegedly refusing to stop for a Hassidic man occur as New York City has nearly 500 measles cases Source: Orthodox Jewish communities face antisemitism over measles outbreak | US news | The Guardian

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Discredited UK doctor addresses anti-vaxx Orthodox Jewish rally | Barry Duke

ON  Monday, a ‘vaccine symposium’ attended by hundreds of mainly ultra-Orthodox Jews took place in Rockland County, New York – and among the […] Source: Discredited UK doctor addresses anti-vaxx Orthodox Jewish rally | Barry Duke

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Tracking down the people behind a pamphlet that’s fueling New York’s measles outbreak – CBS News

For at least the last four years, what’s come to be known as the “PEACH pamphlet” has been circulating in the Northeast, targeting orthodox Jewish communities Source: Tracking down the people behind a pamphlet that’s fueling New York’s measles outbreak – CBS News

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Inside Baltimore’s Orthodox Jewish community, battle pits leaders vs. anti-vaxxers in fight against measles – Baltimore Sun

Baltimore’s Jewish Orthodox community had been fighting for four years to mitigate anti-vaxxers’ influence on the community. Now there’s added urgency. Source: Inside Baltimore’s Orthodox Jewish community, battle pits leaders vs. anti-vaxxers in fight against measles – Baltimore Sun

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Jewish nurses debunk anti-vaxxer misinformation as measles spreads

A group Jewish nurses is disputing a handbook that health officials say is fueling a measles outbreak in the ultra-Orthodox community. Source: Jewish nurses debunk anti-vaxxer misinformation as measles spreads