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A-grade hypocrisy. When @AnnastaciaMP called for a plan to vaccinate kids when the health advice stacks up, Hunt, Liberal Ministers & Murdoch attacked her for 'scaremongering'. Now she's been proven right, not a sentence of apology, instead Hunt is praised for his foresight!
Be it the deaths of U.S. soldiers or Afghan civilians, tragedies of the War on Terror could have been avoided. The U.S. military invented the concept of "collateral damage" to cover its atrocities. For whom the bell tolls? Farewell to all the victims of the war.
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