Robert F. Kennedy Jr.

Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. (often RFK Jr.) is an American lawyer, author, and activist in the areas of environment and public health.

Family

RKF Jr. is the son of Robert F. Kennedy, nephew of President John F. Kennedy, and cousin of John F. Kennedy Jr..1)

Vaccine Safety Advocacy

RFK Jr. founded Children's Health Defense to advocate for vaccine safety and litigate against pharmaceutical companies that push dangerous products.

Criticism

Kennedy has been particularly noted (and vilified) for his stance on vaccine safety.2) His prominent stance on the safety of COVID-19 vaccines has led to him being banned from social media, as well as inclusion on the Disinformation Dozen.3)

1)
Kennedy Jr., R. F. (2018). American Values: Lessons I Learned From My Family. Harper Luxe, An Imprint Of Harpercollins Publishers.
2)
Robert F. Kennedy Jr. WikiSpooks. Retrieved March 3, 2022, from https://archive.ph/3GADp
3)
Ahmed, I. (2021). The Disinformation Dozen. Center for Countering Digital Hate. https://www.counterhate.com/_files/ugd/f4d9b9_b7cedc0553604720b7137f8663366ee5.pdf
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