Did the Gates Foundation test new vaccines on poor people in the developing world without their consent and did young girls die as a result?
Research the issue.
- If true, provide the evidence (with link) from a better source.
- If false, provide evidence (with link), and explain why it spread.
Questions for discussion
- Why do anti-vaccine stories spread so far and fast?
- Who benefits for anti-vaccination stories?
- How does corruption of expertise play int the anti-vaxx debate?
- What can public health officials do to fight health misinformation?
- Imagine your friend shares this.
- What’s the harm?
- How would you address it? Comment? DM? Your own post? What are the social risks? What are the benefits?