Allowing Conversations

Last night at Camp Freedom in Wellington: New Zealand journalist Liz Gunn has been at The Beehive again recently, interviewing everyday people who have traveled to Wellington to protest against vaccine mandates. Ten minutes with Mel from Oamaru was extremely resonant, eloquently conveying an intensity that millions worldwide have either endured or fallen foul of. … More Allowing Conversations

Beehive Battles

Protesters are now into their third week established at Camp Freedom on the grounds of The Beehive, New Zealand’s parliament house in Wellington. So far the only reported “cases” of Covid have been from across the protest barriers, amongst staff inside The Beehive and police standing guard outside, all complying with mask, vaccine and test … More Beehive Battles

This Caravan of Love

Anti-vaccine was a phrase unheard of when I first started covering vaccine safety issues, when I was assigned to do that for CBS many years ago. That suddenly emerged on the landscape, that anybody who asks a logical, rational question about the safety of a medicine for an individual was suddenly portrayed as anti-vaccine. That’s … More This Caravan of Love