Tag Archive

Rene Girard

Beyond the Golden Age: Rethinking the History of the Anti-Vaccination Movement Since 1970

[Note: This following was presented on April 18, 2015 at the annual meeting of the Organization of American Historians in St. Louis. As a note of appreciation to S-USIH for sponsoring my panel, I am happy to reproduce it here. Advance apologies for the length (note the handy print button at the bottom of the post!). I hope, nevertheless, that you find it rewarding. I received nice comments from my panel chair, Matthew Osborn, but would love more feedback here. – TL] —————————————————————————————- In chronicling the long history of vaccination and the anti-vaccination movement in the United States, investigative journalist Read more