Issue: August 20, 2015

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The cover story this week: Immune to the truth. Is there a kinder,

gentler way to get anti-vaxxers to see the light? Jill Stewart consults

doctors, activists and parents about finding a common understanding on

the issue of vaccines.

Elsewhere in the issue: Alastair Bland talks with local farmers and

experts about this year's record early harvests, Raheem F. Hosseini

reports on dangerous levels of lead found at a south Sacramento gun

range, Lovelle Harris goes behind the scenes of a new civil-rights-era

theatrical production, Janelle Bitker finds four-star boat noodles and