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An edited version of Simon Singh’s article on chiropractic

In solidarity with a number of other blogs in support of Sense about Science’s Keep Libel Laws Out of Science campaign, I am reposting Simon Singh’s article, with a number of edits made to the sections that are the subject of the current court proceedings (i.e. the ones that the BCA have objected to), so as to avoid being in contempt. The tone and the overall meaning of the article is still unchanged – it is still highly critical of chiropractic and asks probing questions of its evidence base.

Please read the article, and then click the button below to find out more about the campaign and add your name to the list of signatories in support of the campaign statement.

Keep Libel Laws Out of Science

Keep Libel Laws Out of Science

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Richard Halvorsen given a mouthpiece in the Times and on the BBC

Richard Halvorsen, who runs a private clinic in central London offering single-shot measles and rubella vaccinations at a cost of £95 a pop, and has written a book entitled The Truth About Vaccines, which, judging by the blurb, casts doubt on the safety and efficacy of vaccines, despite their vital role in the complete eradication of smallpox and near-eradication of polio, has written an article in The Times casting doubt on current efforts to develop and roll out a vaccination against swine flu.

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