The Devastating Impact of Vaccine DeniersPosted: January 24, 2015 | Author: Pundit Planet | Filed under: Health and Social Issues, Mediasphere, U.S. News | Tags: Anti-Vax, CDC, Measles, Public health, The Washington Post, Twitter, Vaccination, Vaccine Deniers, Washington Post, Whooping Cough |6 Comments
The devastating impact of vaccine deniers, in one measles chart http://t.co/c2F7ji8DBJ pic.twitter.com/VzgQ8Zfr7t
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The folks over at Last Refuge would offer up the lack of medical screening for the massive influx of illegal children coming over the border. Could that play a role as well? We have also seen an explosion of the entero-virus.
And… doesn;t stories lioke this give the greatest credence to getting your shots? What more do you need… than a need?
I’m not sure we disagree on much here. I just think the only people punished are the ones who are making their rightfully stupid decisions.
Another way to see it is, as a part of a larger (anti-Western, anti-Science, pro-superstition and darkness) pattern. The return of pre modernism. A rejection of hard-won human progress, on multiple fronts.
Or as we here at Pundit Planet like to say: “It’s like the Enlightenment, in reverse!”
Agreed. Completely! And now those very fools are being punished. One way or another they will be pulled kicking and screaming into the present. What’s stunning, as you pointed out earlier, is many of these folks are affluent and supposedly educated. I guess their running out of New Age religions to occupy their time.
And by “we”, of course I mean…well…me.
It’s the Royal ‘we’. I understand.
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