A “sickening” leaflet comparing the Covid-19 vaccine rollout to the Holocaust has been distributed to homes in London.
The leaflet depicts an illustration of Auschwitz concentration camp with the words “vaccines are safe: path to freedom” above it, in a reference to an Evening Standard front page headline. Beneath the image, the leaflet claims:
“Vaccines are actually a gateway to morbidity and mortality.”
Labour MP Neil Coyle, whose Southwark constituency was targeted by the leaflet campaign, commented:
“Absolutely sickened by anti-vax conspiracy theory crackpot leaflets put through some doors … today. Sickening when people [are] trying to stay home and safe. Hideous imagery and asking [Southwark Police] for action against these disgusting, dangerous cranks.”
Others called the leaflets “vile” and dangerous”.
This rubbish was put through people's doors in a part of London yesterday. Vile at any time, incredibly appalling c… https://t.co/TJpH9P1AKg