In The Politics of Autism, I analyze the discredited notion that vaccines cause autism. This bogus idea can hurt people by allowing diseases to spread. And among those diseases could be COVID-19.
Antivaxxers are sometimes violent, often abusive, and always wrong.
Half of COVID vaccine rejectors think that vaccines in general cause autism.
Radio personality Larry Elder is currently the leading candidate to replace Gavin Newsom if voters recall him next month.
Last year, he used his show to give a forum to the disgraced Dr. Andrew Wakefield, whose bogus article linking vaccines and autism helped fuel the antivax movement.