I’ve been working on two causes at causes.com.  The first one was The Anti-Anti-Vaccine Campaign.  The intention was and is to encourage people to challenge anti-vaccine propaganda that shows up on their Facebook newsfeed.  It’s still alive but I haven’t worked out how to promote it very effectively.  The people at causes.com said it was too negative and appealed to too small a segment of the population for them to add it to their featured causes.  I still think it’s worthwhile and I’ll come up with better ways to get the message out there sooner or later.

The second cause I’ve named The Immunization Initiative.  It’s taking a more positive spin.  I’ve started by promoting the idea that getting a flu shot is not about avoiding the flu, not really.  It’s about not passing the flu on to someone who might die of it.  This cause is working better.  I started with a pledge.  I added a quiz. Then I added a poll.  The poll has been voted on by almost 600 people.  It seems that something is working.

So today I came across this video.  I’ve added it to the cause here.

Please let me know what you think of all of it.

One Response to “The Immunization Initiative and the rest of it.”

  1. Uh. What do I think about this video? I’m worried I’m missing the required sense of humor or perhaps too old to appreciate the message delivery.
    Fortunately I had my flu shot already.

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