2 state attorneys general have called on Facebook and Twitter to remove anti-vaxxer misinformation from their platforms. Only one dozen accounts on Facebook account for 65% of the anti-vax disinformation, yet they are allowed to continue to spread their lies and propaganda – a move which has resulted in numerous health crises in various parts of the country. Ring of Fire’s Farron Cousins explains what’s happening.

Farron Cousins is the executive editor of The Trial Lawyer magazine and a contributing writer at DeSmogBlog.com. He is the co-host / guest host for Ring of Fire Radio. His writings have appeared on Alternet, Truthout, and The Huffington Post. Farron received his bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of West Florida in 2005 and became a member of American MENSA in 2009. Follow him on Twitter @farronbalanced