We found common ground
I didn’t judge them or call them names
We heard each other out
- No, vaccines do not cause autism.
- Yes, the diseases they protect children against can be deadly.
- You’ve never seen these diseases because vaccines work.
- Vaccinating protects both your child and the children around them, including those who are too young or who, for medical reasons, can’t be vaccinated.
We agreed to disagree, initially