Deniers of Science: The Anti-Vaccination and Anti-Abortion Movements

Writing on The Huffington Post, David Grimes — a former Centers for Disease Control official turned author —  ties together several anti-science trends, concluding that:

Whether the public health threat is viral or political, medical science should guide health decisions. The alternative to public health policy based on science is”backsliding into medieval ignorance” and reversing decades of medical progress.

Read the entire article here.