Trumplets attack Dr. Fauci…because of his virtue

“You have to remember that Dr. Fauci is being attacked not for any vice or mistake, but for his virtue,” Dr. Amesh Adalja, senior scholar at Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security, told Yahoo Finance Live (video above). “Not for any weakness but for his strength, and not for any kind of any kind of incompetence but for his competence. He’s actually a protector of the United States, something that the president has failed to be able to do from the very beginning, so I do think that people need to pay for the incompetence, but it’s actually the president and the vice president who need to answer for it, and these attacks on experts are going to haunt us for years to come.”

“Science is what’s going to get us out of this pandemic and listening to voices like Dr. Fauci, whose hand has guided everything good that’s happened in this pandemic,” Adalja said. “That’s the way to move forward, and I think that this talk of firing Fauci, which I don’t even think the president has the power to do, is really reprehensible.”

Same as it ever was. The greatest noise made – trying to drown out science and reason – comes from the least educated in modern knowledge. If, in fact, they choose to be educated at all in what our society is now capable of achieving.

2 thoughts on “Trumplets attack Dr. Fauci…because of his virtue

  1. Dogpile says:

    “Marco Rubio Rails Against Fauci, Says He ‘Lied About Masks’ and ‘Distorted’ Herd Immunity” “The Florida Republican blasted the National Institutes of Health (NIH) official, claiming in a tweet that he “lied” about mask usage, has been “distorting” the need for getting vaccinated and is part of a larger conspiracy of elites trying to deceive Americans.”

    “Senator Rubio, like many senior Republican figures, has remained loyal to Trump in the aftermath of the presidential election, insisting that the incumbent was “within his legal rights” to contest the result in the courts.
    Rubio is up for re-election in 2022 and is considered a frontrunner for the Republican presidential ticket in 2024.”

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