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View Diary: Daily Beast publishes vaccine nutter op-ed and puts kids at risk (195 comments)

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  •  This is one of those things that come (5+ / 0-)

    from both ends of the spectrum. Much of the impetus was provided by the alternative medicine crowd which had its genesis among the left. It was then picked up by the libertarians and ultra-rightists. All of these folks have their own unique perspectives against government and medicine.

    Vaccines are not without risks, but in almost all cases are much less risky than the diseases they prevent.

    If... the machine of government... is of such a nature that it requires you to be the agent of injustice to another, then, I say, break the law. ~Henry David Thoreau, On the Duty of Civil Disobediance, 1849

    by shigeru on Sat Jan 19, 2013 at 04:17:47 PM PST

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