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The Roberts Trap is Sprung

By:  Bill Dunne
One of the most overlooked aspects of the year just ended is the vindication of Chief Justice John Roberts -- a vindication that showed up as the national catastrophe known as ObamaCare got rolling.  Roberts may have also doomed Hillary Clinton's chance to live in the White House again... click here to read whole editorial


Mainers Opting Out of Vaccinations at an Increasing Rate


By:  David Deschesne

Fort Fairfield Journal, August 20, 2014


   A recent report shows more Mainers than ever are opting their children out of vaccinations due to the potential toxicity of vaccines and adverse health effects that can result from them.

   With the contamination of the polio vaccine in the late 1950s with the potentially cancer-causing Simian Virus 40 (SV 40); the deliberate tainting of flu vaccines with a mercury-based additive; and reports of London, England vaccine manufacturer Chiron Corporation having their license suspended for vaccine safety issues in 2004, many parents are considering whether or not they should even take the chance with vaccines to begin with.

   While a recent story in the Maine Sunday Telegram stated the link between autism and the flu vaccine laced with the neurotoxin, mercury, have been "debunked" they offered no evidence to completely clear that toxic element from its connection with that life-altering disease.  Many children who receive a veritable "witch's brew" cocktail of multiple vaccines all at once as infants end up suffering from a sort of chemical lobotomy by having more of the toxic vaccine additives injected into their tiny bodies than their liver is able to filter out at one time.  Thus, they end up with autism at the worst, or mild brain damage resulting in lower IQ at the least. 

   Some skeptics have suggested it is in government's best interest to mildly brain damage a population because it makes them more docile and easier to control. 

   There is currently no method in place to guarantee the safety of every single individual vaccine, or its potential long term side-effects in every single individual human. Since the school system and the State would be liable for any damage caused by vaccines mandated by law, they have devised a waiver system as found in MRS 20-A Sec. 6359 3(B). The waiver allows the State to “indemnify” itself against lawsuits because they have allowed parents by law the opportunity to access a waiver, opt their children out of the vaccine requirements and still allow them to attend public school.

   But, that waiver is not effectively promoted by schools in their communication to parents who are enrolling their children.

   The Maine Department of Education’s “School Health” manual, which is available online, does provide a model, or template, of a waiver for public school nurses to offer to parents who are concerned for the safety of their children to opt out of the immunization program. It is available on the internet at:

   The exemption form may be copied onto school letterhead and offered to parents as an option to vaccination and simply states that their child may attend unless there is a disease outbreak, at which time the student will be required to stay home for the duration of the outbreak.  The waiver that Maine allows the option of a waiver on both religious grounds as well as philosophical grounds, meaning the parents have done the research and have decided against vaccines because they have found the potential risks outweigh the limited benefits.






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