50,869. When the Covid vaccine was announced, it promised freedom from lockdowns, economic catastrophe and relatives dying. Who wouldn’t jump at that? Many, it turns out. A powerful movement is exploiting our fears, persuading some to believe the vaccine is designed to control or even kill us. (Covid-19 & Vaccine & Dissent & Campaign & Conspiracy) The Anti-Vax Conspiracy, Channel 4 2021
50,806. The antivaxxers: one of the UK movement’s chief crusaders is Jeremy Corbin’s elder brother Piers. At the movement’s heart is the core belief that politicians and profit-hungry drug companies exaggerate the dangers of Coronavirus. Even that the pandemic is a lie. It can be a seductive message. In the height of the third lockdown, thousands of people gather closely to denounce the vaccine and rage against the rules. The Global antivax movement is bigger, more organised and better funded than ever before. (Covid-19 & Vaccine & Dissent & Great Britain & Campaign & Conspiracy) ibid.
54,452. In the UK 90% of people are for vaccinations, far more than other countries. (Covid-19 & Vaccine & Dissent & & Campaign & Conspiracy) ibid.
54,456. In America one in three people say they don’t want to be vaccinated. (Covid-19 & Vaccine & Dissent & Campaign & Conspiracy) ibid.