Dorey plugs anti-vax money raiser

Former Australian Vaccination Network president call for pledges to fight No Jab No Pay legislation in the High Court.

Senate committee report recommends ‘no jab no pay’ bill be passed

The committee looking into plans to increase vaccination via limiting access to social services payments gives its nod to the amended legislation.

Skeptics award winner is 2016 WA Young Australian of the Year

Catherine Hughes, who set up the Light for Riley Facebook page with her husband Greg in honour of their four-week-old son who died of whooping cough, has been named 2016 WA Young Australian of the Year. As recently as October, the Hughes were given the Australian Skeptics’ Thornett Award for…

Edzard Ernst wins ‘science defender’ prize

Leading critic of alt med gets John Maddox Prize for “standing up for science”

Qld allows childcare centres to ban non-vaccinated kids

State governments continue move toward universal “no jab no play” regulatio

Raw milk ‘not for sale’ in sham scheme

Farmers bypass conviction on a technicality but sent for retrial.

No Jab No Pay inquiry flooded by anti-vax submissions

Australian Vaccination-Skeptics Network claims conspiracies from those in favour of vaccination

Chiropractic Board fails the tooth test

Australian Skeptics Inc’s concern over powerless standards

Bent Spoon to celebrity chef Pete Evans

Annual ‘piffle’ award goes to paleo-diet and pseudomedicine promoter, Pete Evans.

Homeopathy Plus faces huge penalties in ACCC case

Fran Sheffield, owner of pro-homeopathy website, is faced with hundreds of thousands in penalties and costs for anti-vaccine stance