Fox News brings on Republican guest to falsely attack Speaker Nancy Pelosi before its January 6 committee coverage

In its news coverage right before the first hearing of the House select committee on the January 6 insurrection, Fox’s America’s Newsroom brought on Rep. Jim Banks (R-IN) to spread false talking points blaming Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) for the attack on the Capitol by a mob of former President Donald Trump’s supporters.
— Read on www.mediamatters.org/january-6-insurrection/fox-news-brings-republican-guest-falsely-attack-speaker-nancy-pelosi-its

Climate Denial Shows How the Covid-19 Anti-Vax Movement Will Go

The incoherent arguments of covid-19 anti-vaxxers mirror the climate denial movement.

“The doubt mongers have a much easier job than scientists because they don’t have to prove anything,” Naomi Oreskes, a science historian at Harvard who authored a definitive book on climate denial called Merchants of Doubt, told the McGill Reporter in 2020. “All they have to do is raise a little doubt. … We’ve seen that with climate change, as well, and we are seeing it with covid-19, with people who took the early mixed messages about masks as an excuse to say, ‘The government doesn’t even really know anyway, so I’m not going to bother wearing a mask because it’s irritating and annoying.’”
— Read on gizmodo.com/we-know-how-this-ends-1847369876