We are seeking public apologies and retractions/corrections from the following publications! We urge you to sign this petition because there are thousands of patients who are currently disabled from the persistent form of borrelia infection (Lyme disease), and too many who have needlessly died.
We will not be ridiculed by the following publications (listed below) ignoring current science and attacking a very large and ever-growing group of chronically ill patients who are disabled and dying -- all in the name of political gain -- without these publications' writers and editors taking the time to review all available research and data.
For peer-reviewed evidence of persistent borrelia infection (Lyme disease), please click below:
We demand public apologies and retractions/corrections from the following publications:
Slate (two headlines/same story):
Chronic Lyme disease delusion: Romney campaign pushes medical nonsense
Why Is Romney Campaigning on Medical Quackery?
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Romney's Plan to Win Virginia: Lyme Disease
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Romney vows to take on Lyme disease 'epidemic'
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Romney's Lyme Disease Mailer: A Play for the Christian Right?
Mitt Romney Pledges To Control Lyme
Disease Epidemic 'Wreaking Havoc' On Virginia In Mailer
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The Daily Kos:
Romney campaign promises to fight Lyme Disease using 'synergy'
The Daily Beast (Newsweek):
Mitt’s Bizarre Lyme Disease Offensive
Conspiracy-targeted Campaigning from Romney
Romney Touts Lyme Disease Conspiracy Theory
Mitt Romney's strategy to win Virginia: Lyme Disease?
Be sure to select ‘Website editors."
The Weekly Standard:
Campaign Mailer: Romney Vows to Fight the 'Epidemic' of Lyme
Romney's secret weapon: Lyme disease!
Romney Campaign Mailer Targets Lyme
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Health News Review:
The Silly Season – tick, tick, tick in the
desperate countdown to Election Day, by Gary Schwitzer
Mitt Romney Can’t Even Get Specific
When He’s Getting Overly-Specific On Lyme Disease
Mitt Romney takes on Lyme disease