Stephen Fry Reveals How Right-Wing Media Crippled America's Coronavirus Defense

Written by on April 24, 2020

British display icon Stephen Fry’s newest explainer video appears to be like on the coronavirus pandemic and what it’ll take to guard the inhabitants. 

His new video for Pindex additionally examines the other: what has damage the trouble, particularly in the US, which is closing in on 50,000 deaths from the an infection. 

“Misinformation unfold via a wealthy community, crippling America’s defenses,” Fry stated over clips of Fox Information, radio host Rush Limbaugh and right-wing evangelicals.

Fry, who was as soon as voted the most clever individual on British tv, famous {that a} 2012 research discovered “Fox Information viewers to be much less knowledgeable than individuals who don’t watch any information.” Then, he confirmed how President Donald Trump has repeatedly contradicted himself on the virus, first downplaying it earlier than lastly recognizing the extent of the disaster: 

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