In 1977 the Department of Health, Education, and Welfare and the Centers for Disease Control put C-3P0 and R2-D2 of Star Wars on a poster that “gently but effectively recommends that children be fully immunized.”
Don’t listen to Joe Rogan, everyone, even young adults and kids should get vaccinated and protected against COVID-19 as soon as they are able.
From Andrew Wakefield and Bob From Andrew Wakefield and Bob Sears to Robert F. Kennedy, Jr, these are who many see as the heroes and so called experts of the modern anti-vaccine movement.
As you follow the anti-vaccine movement from the very beginning, it is easy to see the common threads that connect all of the players from the Victorian Age to the 21st Century. Germ theory denialism. Alternative medical providers. The media. What else? Fear, especially fear of vaccine-injury.