All of the school-age children infected in the Eagle Mountain
outbreak were home-schooled, health officials say. Texas requires
children be vaccinated before attending school.
In an Aug. 15 statement, Eagle Mountain’s pastor, Terri Pearsons,
said she still has some reservations about vaccines. “The concerns
we have had are primarily with very young children who have family
history of autism and with bundling too many immunizations at one
time,” she said.
Tell me again how there’s no link between religious zealotry and dangerous anti-scientific views.