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Euthanasia becomes law in Western Australia

Western Australia has become the 19th jurisdiction in the world to legalise euthanasia, with the government’s voluntary assisted dying law clearing its final parliamentary hurdle.

Health Minister Roger Cook “held back tears” as he delivered his final address to the house.

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Discussion: Samoa, Vaxxed, ‘No Jab, No Play’

A new playing field is beginning to emerge in the ongoing immunisation saga, with the introduction of mandatory vaccinations and quarantines beginning to sweep across the world.

On the latest episode of the General Knowledge Podcast, General Maddox and Andy Somes from Real News Australia are joined by pro-choice activist Allona Lahn, to discuss the latest on the ‘No Jab, No Play’ front, Vaxxed 2.0 in Australia, deceptions in Samoa and more.

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Australian GPs prescribing placebos to patients

Most Australian GPs have used a placebos in their practice and believe prescribing drugs in this fashion to patients is justified, according to new research.

The research has revealed doctors are openly deceiving patients by giving them medicine proven not to work for discussed conditions, ranging from water-based injections to unnecessary antibiotics.

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Discussion: MRC-5, vaccine deception, big pharma

Australians have been deceived from lack of knowledge about the healthcare system, as fake science and fake medicine continues to kill, steal and destroy the lives of uninformed citizens.

On a new episode of the General Knowledge Podcast, General Maddox and Andy from Real News Australia are joined by Rachel Celler to discuss the origins of MRC-5 ingredients in vaccines, medical deceptions and more.

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Australia to deregulate gene-editing techniques

The government will deregulate many new controversial CRISPR gene-editing methods and products, in a move experts say will threaten organic production.

The changes will allow a number of genetically engineered animals, plants and microbes to be introduced into the food chain from October 8.

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Campaign launched against ‘anti-vaxx bubbles’

A new $1 million influence campaign will be launched to combat the rise of ‘anti-vaccination sentiment’ online and to “further promote of the benefits of vaccines”.

The Australian government will team with The Templeton Foundation to begin influencing a number of digital forums across the internet.

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Discussion: Vaccinations with Aneeta from AVN

Dominating television airwaves and newspapers for over half a decade now, the vaccination debate has evolved to become a daily talking point in Australia.

On the latest episode of the General Knowledge Podcast, General Maddox and Andy from Real News Australia are joined by Aneeta Hafemeister, President of Australian Vaccination-risks Network (AVN), to discuss all things relating to the ongoing vaccine saga.

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Euthanasia laws inching closer to reality in WA

The WA government has put forward the clearest proposal yet about how legislation permitting assisted suicide will work, in anticipation of upcoming parliamentary debates.

A new report, chaired by former WA governor Malcolm McCusker, sets out who will be able to access euthanasia and the process they will go through.

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Drugmakers ‘misled consumers’, rules Federal Court

Pharmaceutical giants GlaxoSmithKline Australia and Novartis Consumer Health Australasia have admitted they broke consumer laws by misleading shoppers in regard to pain relief products.

The Federal Court has ruled that both GSK and Novartis had breached Australian Consumer Law by making false or misleading assertions in the marketing of Voltaren Osteo Gel and Voltaren Emulgel products.

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When Big Pharma ‘gets it wrong’ in Australia

A select group of the world’s biggest pharmaceutical corporations are a well-represented fixture among the most powerful Fortune 500 companies each year, slowly transforming to become one of the largest and most profitable industries in the modern world.

Driven by profit and power, the pharmaceutical industry has shown no regard for personal safety or legal regulations, as consumers continue to trust companies caught intentionally lying to the public, promoting products underpinned by non-objective science and deception.

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