Jenny McCarthy may be best-known as being an anti-vaccination activist who may have helped contribute to America’s worst measles outbreak in two decades. In 2004 there were 37 reported cases of the measles. Ten years later, and after McCarthy’s 2008 books, Louder Than Words: A Mother’s Journey in Healing Autism and Mother Warriors: A Nation of Parents Healing Autism Against All Odds, America has already seen at least 187 cases this year, through May 9.
But that’s not McCarthy’s only claim to fame.
Today McCarthy unleashed an ugly, transphobic tweet.
Here’s the tweet, which has since been deleted, and some reactions:
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