My guest this week is an American treasure, Peggy O’Mara, who was the editor of Mothering magazine from 1980 through 2011. Through her work with Mothering, I consider her the founder of the modern vaccine awareness movement. What she wrote and published at the time seemed more like common sense than a potential source of controversy.
“If you go in a focus group and say, ‘Are you afraid of getting HIV if you’re at risk?’ ‘Oh, absolutely’. ‘Are you afraid of getting cancer?’ ‘Oh, absolutely’. Are you afraid of the flu? Don’t bother me’. I mean, that’s the reality of how people perceive flu.” — Anthony Fauci, October 29, 2019
Stunning C-Span video revealed this week shows a full-on plan to repackage “the flu” into something presenters called more frightening, deadlier and yes, sexier. This panel discussion, preserved on C-Span, describes the method by which a new pandemic will be sold to the public.
If someone puts things into chronological order thereby revealing the connection of certain events with certain other events, does that make them a psycho conspiracy theorist? We have done so, and you get to decide.