Violence against vaccine campaign workers has very serious consequences. This violence has been on the increase recently, fueled by social media and the mass spread of antivaccine lies and misinformation.
Antivaccine activists have turned to racist rhetoric and cyberbullying against California legislators in response to a new bill about to be signed into law.
Anti-vaccine activists have always been violent. It’s just that today they have very big megaphones to transmit their violence.