Q: Why Is CNBC Posting Anti-Vaccination Propaganda?

A: Because its staff is lazy, inattentive and irresponsible. The cable business news network posted this press release from the natural foods and nutrition huckster group, The Weston A. Price Foundation. It isn’t news. It is poison.  The press release makes the false claim that vaccinations spread measles, as well as other diseases. This is … Continue reading Q: Why Is CNBC Posting Anti-Vaccination Propaganda?

Unethical Tweet Of The Month With Signature Significance: New York Times Contributor Sarah Jeong

Most tweets, even the very stupid and vicious ones, are not truly unethical because they are just opinions, and as opinions, simply self-indictments by nasty, bigoted, or not very smart people. However, the tweets of certain individuals—elected officials, scholars, journalists, scientists, experts in various fields and, unfortunately, celebrities—carry extra weight and the potential to persuade. … Continue reading Unethical Tweet Of The Month With Signature Significance: New York Times Contributor Sarah Jeong