First of 6 revealing moments with information about the Covid-19 vaccines, as discussed in the Australian Federal Senate hearing of April 21, 2021.
Brendan Murphy: Early on, when this clotting, thrombosis issue was first identified, there were… people didn’t understand it, there were some suggestions that people with, er, underlying clotting tendencies should not have the vaccine. There’s no evidence that… any underlying medical conditions predispose to this… reaction, rare reaction. It appears out of the blue, whether you have an underlying medical condition or not.
John Skerritt: And there’s no er, formal… what we call contraindications – in other words, you must not have this vaccine if you have X.
Brendan Murphy: The Commonwealth has provided certain indemnities to the vaccine manufacturers to protect that.
Senator Jacqui Lambie: If something goes wrong, you’re stuffed. The government isn’t going to look after you, and you’re not getting compensation.
Brendan Murphy: I would hope you wouldn’t… say to the public that if something goes wrong, you’re stuffed, Senator, that would not be good…
Senator Jacqui Lambie: If you do get sick from this stuff, you will get sick. I’m not going to sit here and pretend that’s not happening. Or that it won’t happen.
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