Update on legal challenge to No Jab No Pay

Website editor’s note:  The information below has been adapted from a recent newsletter from the Australian Vaccination-skeptics Network (AVN) an organisation that supports parents’ rights to make informed choices about vaccination for their children without any type of coercion. The AVN has been organising screenings of the documentary Vaxxed in different cities around Australia.  More screenings of... Read More | Share it now!

Latest news about the No Jab No Pay legal challenge

Website editor’s note:  The text below has been excerpted from comes from the latest email newsletter from the Australian Vaccination-skeptics Network (AVN), an organisation that supports parental choice regarding their children’s vaccinations and is raising funds for a legal challenge to the No Jab No Pay legislation. More information about the AVN and its work may be found at its ... Read More | Share it now!

No Jab No Pay Legal Challenge Update April 2016

Website editor’s note: The No Jab No Pay legislation passed into Australian law.  You can read about this law at this link of our site. The information below has been excerpted from the April 10 email newsletter produced by The Australian Vaccination-skeptics Network, an organisation that supports parents’ rights to make decisions about their children’s vaccinations without compulsion or... Read More | Share it now!

Do you think that parents should make vaccination decisions for their children?

If you think that parents should make vaccination decisions for their children – and that those decisions should be informed decisions, made without any coercion, you’re in good company. Worldwide, a huge number of people agree with you. (In fact, probably the only people who would have any serious disagreement with this eminently sensible position would be the type of hardcore pro-vaccine zealot who... Read More | Share it now!

Do you support freedom of choice regarding vaccination?

As regular readers of The NZ Journal of Natural Medicine may know The No Jab No Pay legislation was recently passed in Australia. As is explained in the article “Coercive Medicine Comes to Australia” on page 13 of issue 20 (you can download a free sample of this issue which includes page 13 at this link) this legislation means that families in which children are not vaccinated in accordance with the... Read More | Share it now!

Update on No Jab No Pay

The “No Jab No Pay” legislation came into force in Australia on January 1. 2016.  Under this legislation, families in which children are not vaccinated in accordance with the requirements in the legislation (see below) will be financially penalised – unless their children are eligible for a medical exemption from vaccination.  (Until January 1 2016, Australian parents who did not want their... Read More | Share it now!

Freedom of choice rallies in Australia on September 20

Literally thousands of Australians took to the streets earlier this year to express their opposition to a proposed vaccination policy which could see families in which children (who do not qualify for medical exemptions) who are not fully vaccinated in accordance with government policy lose eligibility for a family tax credit and childcare subsidy which is worth up to $15,000 per child per year. You can read a... Read More | Share it now!

Issue 18 coming soon!

Introducing The NZ Journal of Natural Medicine #18   Special note to subscribers: Issue 18 will go on sale in NZ during the week beginning August 3, and NZ subscribers should receive their copies by August 20. (Most NZ subscribers will receive their copies earlier than this;  postage times vary between different parts of the country.) Copies should be in Australian stores by the end of August and... Read More | Share it now!

Thousands of Australians rally against “No Jab, No Pay” proposals

On June 21, thousands of Australians came together to express their opposition to the proposed “No Jab No Pay” scheme.  This scheme essentially aims to use financial blackmail to force parents to agree to their babies and young children having all of the vaccinations on the specified by the legislation or lose up to $15,000 per child per year in childcare subsidies and a family tax credit. NB: Details... Read More | Share it now!

Australians rally against proposed No Jab No Pay policy

On June 21, 2015 Australians concerned about freedom of choice came together to express their opposition to the proposed “No Jab No Pay” policy* which could see Australian families in which children do not receive all the vaccinations currently on the national schedule (for babies and young children) lose up to $15,000 per child per year in lost childcare subsidies and a family tax credit. You can see... Read More | Share it now!

Rallies in Australia against the proposed “No Jab No Pay” policy

Concerned Australians who support parents’ rights to make decisions about their children’s vaccinations without coercion have organised rallies in many Australian cities against the proposed “No Jab, No Pay” policy.  The “No Jab, No Pay” proposals, would if instituted, mean that families who choose not to vaccinate (or choose for their children to have some vaccines, but not... Read More | Share it now!