Right-wing media figures dishonestly use Colin Powell's death to question Covid vaccines

While Powell was fully vaccinated, he was also battling multiple myeloma, a cancer that suppresses the immune system, making him more susceptible to the virus and less likely to mount an immune response after being vaccinated. He was also in a higher risk group, being 84 years old.Powell’s cancer, however, did not make it into the monologue of Fox News host Tucker Carlson.Carlson, the right-wing talk network’s highest-rated star, instead used Powell’s death on Monday night to suggest Americans are “being lied to” about the vaccines.Throughout his monologue, Carlson, who has declined to say whether he is vaccinated, cast doubt on the effectiveness of vaccines.Carlson was not the only

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Right-wing media figures dishonestly use Colin Powell's death to question Covid vaccines

While Powell was fully vaccinated, he was also battling multiple myeloma, a cancer that suppresses the immune system, making him more susceptible to the...