Anti-vaccine fervor on the left is increasingly worrying the authorities. At one progressive New York school, 60 percent of the 300 students were not vaccinated against measles and other diseases.
"A mother says the souls of her children are on a journey that vaccines would impede. 'As a parent, for me, a lot of my job is to just not put extra obstacles in that soul’s way,' she said."
Progressive, highly educated and raising unvaccinated children
"The mother of an unvaccinated child here in the New York suburbs says eating papaya helps to combat measles."
this article on Waldorf schools was an eyeopener. I'd assumed they were generic crunchy-granola schools for rich hippies. Turns out the founder was a real loon. And some parents spout anti-vaxxer crap about vaccines blocking kids' cosmic journey
Anti-vaccine fervor on the left is increasingly worrying the authorities. At one progressive New York school, 60% of the 300 students were not vaccinated against measles and other diseases.
Implicit but not explicit in discussion of Waldorf schools & non-vaccinating communities is that many of these parents are not only affluent but also well-educated. Too much emphasis on #vaccine education has positioned communities as uneducated.
Progressive, highly educated and raising unvaccinated children
"Melissa...said her Buddhist views prevented her from vaccinating her children unless they became very sick. 'We’re taught to live in the present...Right now, my children are healthy.”
Progressive, highly educated and raising unvaccinated children
Bastion of Anti-Vaccine Fervor: Progressive Waldorf Schools At one, 60 percent of the school’s 300 or so students were not vaccinated against measles and other diseases as of late last year. Fascinating and alarming story from -->
Progressive, highly educated and raising unvaccinated children
Bastion of Anti-Vaccine Fervor: Progressive Waldorf Schools #vaccines #vaccineswork #vaxwithme #IVax2Protect
This is a preposterous line of thinking “We’re taught to live in the present . . . Right now, my children are healthy.”
Bastion of Anti-Vaccine Fervor: Progressive Waldorf Schools
Progressive, highly educated and raising unvaccinated children
the best part of this story? Waldorfs typically use minimal, if any, technology to teach children and this is why some parents flock to it. but one of the moms in this story gets her anti-vaccination views....from the internet.
At some point this needs to be considered child abuse
"The mother of an unvaccinated child here in the New York suburbs says eating papaya helps to combat measles."
Someone tell these people that their kids have to get immunized to go to Harvard or Yale
Maybe the most irritating thing I've read in a while. "Another mother says the souls of her children are on a journey that vaccines would impede." Bastion of Anti-Vaccine Fervor: Progressive Waldorf Schools
A Bastion of Anti-Vaccine Fervor: #Waldorf Schools, by via #antivax #vaccination
“We try to show reverence to the trees, to the bees, to each other.”— they also apparently show reverence to viruses as well
Ook Amerika heeft de grachtengordel antivax variant: Bastion of Anti-Vaccine Fervor: Progressive Waldorf Schools