Robert De Niro, the Oscar winner and co-founder of the Tribeca Film Festival, appeared on NBC  Today show and spoke at length about his thoughts on the potential link between vaccinations and autism and the importance of the much-debated film, Vaxxed: From Cover-Up to Catastrophe. View the Today interview here “I think the movie is…

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When it was announced that Vaxxed was to be screened at the Tribeca Film Festival – as if on command—the mainstream media delivered a barrage of vitriolic attacks against Robert De Niro, the festival’s co-founder. The attacks by ABC, CNN and MSNBC, the UK’s Guardian, Time Magazine, the Washington Post, the LA Times, the New…

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“No name in contemporary English medicine is greeted with such polarized reactions as that of Dr. Andrew Wakefield” *read: L’affaire Wakefield: Shades of Dreyfus & BMJ’s Descent into Tabloid Science Andrew Wakefield, MD, an academic gastroenterologist, trained at St. Mary’s Hospital Medical School, the fourth generation of his family to do so. He practiced medicine as…

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