Monthly Archives: September 2018

Another load of antivaxx bollocks

Apparently, last week was “Vaccine Injury Awareness Week”. I must confess, I didn’t notice until Orac pointed it out. Had he not mentioned it, I would never have known about it. “Vaccine Injury Awareness” Week started a few years ago. … Continue reading

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Cannabis legalised in South Africa

Earlier this week, South Africa’s Constitutional Court upheld a ruling from the Western Cape High Court that people were allowed to smoke dagga aka cannabis aka marijuana in private. The Court rejected now discredited arguments by those opposed to legalisation. … Continue reading

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The Big Lie about Bullying

You’ve probably come across the belief that bullying builds character. I have, and having been severely bullied in school, not just by my classmates but also by some teachers, I can confirm it is a lie. Bullying did not build … Continue reading

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