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In 2005, Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. wrote an article that was co-published by Rolling Stone Magazine and about the connection between the vaccine preservative Thimerosal and the autism epidemic. After several revisions to the article and nearly 6 years after the original publication date, retracted the article from its website archives without consideration or opportunity for rebuttal. Below is the full corrected article, a link to Salon’s retraction and an email delivered to Robert F. Kennedy Jr. by David Talbot, the founder and former editor-in-chief of

Trace Amounts: Robert F Kennedy Jr No Anti-Vaccer
San Francisco Examiner (4/11/15)

Deadly Immunity article
The full Rolling Stone version including all of the corrections

David Talbot email to RFK JR- 
Founder and former Editor-in-Chief of

Tobacco Science and the Thimerosal Scandal
Original research paper with footnotes detailing the underlying body of research conducted by Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.

Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.: An Invitation to Open Debate On Thimerosal (August 2014) retraction posted in 2011

Vaccine Courts Trampling Justice and Public Health