A sickening book that celebrates the joy of measles – yes, the potentially fatal and brain damaging disease – was dumped by Australia’s biggest online bookstore last week.
That’s the good news. The bad news is that more parents are falling for the sort of twisted fearmongering that this dangerously ridiculous book uses.
The children’s picture book, Melanie’s Marvelous Measles, is just another tendril of the insidious anti-vaccination movement, a movement that should be crippled by removing parents’ ability to be ‘conscientious objectors’ to immunisation.
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