Vaxxter

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Factual Reporting: Low - Not Credible - Not Reliable - Fake News - Bias


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  • Overall, we rate Vaxxter a quackery-level pseudoscience and strong conspiracy website based on anti-vaccination views and deep state conspiracy theories that remain unproven.

Detailed Report

Bias Rating: RIGHT CONSPIRACY-PSEUDOSCIENCE
Factual Reporting: LOW
Country: USA
Press Freedom Rating: MOSTLY FREE
Media Type: Website
Traffic/Popularity: Minimal Traffic
MBFC Credibility Rating: LOW CREDIBILITY

History

Vaxxter is a website that claims to be “the leading authority on alternative health news.” The founder of Vaxxter is Dr. Sherri Tenpenny who was formerly a practicing Osteopath. The website presents her as “one of the country’s most knowledgeable and outspoken physicians regarding the impact of vaccines on health,” however Tenpenny does not have any educational background or expertise on infectious disease or immunology. Dr. Tenpenny has been featured on both conspiracy theorist Alex Jones show and quack pseudoscience purveyor the Dr. Oz Show.

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Funded by / Ownership

Sherri Tenpenny owns Vaxxter through Choonadi LLC. Advertising, Donations, Affiliate Marketing, and a store that sells books and pseudoscience products generate revenue.

Analysis / Bias

In review, Vaxxter is a 100% anti-vaccination propaganda website. There is very little science-based evidence published and in fact, they promote wild conspiracy theories such as forced vaccinations via the so-called Deep State. Scienceblogs has a thorough review of Dr. Tenpenny and her anti-vaccination views that is worth reading.

During the Covid-19 Pandemic Sherry Tenpenny has become legendary for her outrageous claims regarding Covid-19 and the subsequent vaccines. See failed fact checks.

Failed Fact Checks

Overall, we rate Vaxxter a quackery-level pseudoscience and strong conspiracy website based on anti-vaccination views and deep state conspiracy theories that remain unproven. (D. Van Zandt 5/5/2018) Updated (02/04/2022)

Source: https://vaxxter.com

Last Updated on February 4, 2022 by Media Bias Fact Check

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