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Inquiry: Earning the Right to Believe

Crazy belief or not?
“Ground up unicorn horn will detect the presence of poison.”
In early modern Europe, belief in unicorns and the virtue of their horns was widely accepted. 1 186 fler ord

Vaccines and the 2016 Political Climate

The anti-vaccination movement continues strong in 2016, with it especially playing into the politics of the year. Politicians do listen to their constituents, and a non-trivial number of them are concerned about the safety of vaccines. 335 fler ord

Andrew Wakefield

The History and Credentials of Andrew Wakefield

The story of Andrew Wakefield is one that has sent shockwaves throughout our society.  The epicenter of it all is a paper that was published in 1998, in a trustworthy  medical journal in the United Kingdom. 403 fler ord

Andrew Wakefield

Not done yet, but...

I don’t know how much longer I can keep this up.
Blogging, I mean.
In a few days, I turn 40. All that talk about staying ”forever young” is naive bullshit. 703 fler ord


Andrew's funeral

Andrew’s funeral will take place at 11am on Tuesday 15 November 2016 at St Andrew’s Church, Herbert Road, Wimbledon, SW19 3SH. The Bishop of Kingston will be taking the service. 43 fler ord


#146.5 - Vaxxed


Unfortunately due to some computer problems James’ audio this week got scrambled and we had to use the G+ recording. Sorry, but instead of chucking the episode we decided to release it as a mid week surprise. 95 fler ord


Revd Dr Andrew Wakefield

LBFN received the sad news today that our good friend Andrew Wakefield has died.

Combining sharp wit with a generous soul, he was known to so many of us from different religious traditions, public bodies and the business world. 166 fler ord