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‘Reopen’ Protests Started Small. Right-Wing Media Gave Them A Massive Platform.

Earlier this month, a number of small Facebook groups around the U.S. called for protests against social distancing measures enacted to stop the spread of the coronavirus. They had only a few members, limited engagement and appeared largely uncoordinated.  Now, weeks later, anti-lockdown protests are in cities across the United States and have drawn national […]

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‘F**king Furious’ John Oliver Rips Right-Wing Media Over Coronavirus Lies

John Oliver’s just about had it with right-wing media figures ― including radio host Rush Limbaugh, Fox News personalities and TV preachers ― for spreading conspiracy theories about the coronavirus pandemic. The host of HBO’s “Last Week Tonight” said he’s “fucking furious” about it, especially since many of those figures have the ear of President Donald Trump. […]

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Chris Cuomo Warns Media: Anthony Fauci Is Facing Something Worse Than Coronavirus

CNN host Chris Cuomo said he was worried to see infectious diseases expert Dr. Anthony Fauci missing from President Donald Trump’s Monday news conference on the coronavirus outbreak.  “He’s become like America’s grandpa,” Cuomo said. “He gives conscience and comfort and fact to this country, and uniquely so.” But Fauci was absent Monday after reports surfaced that Trump […]

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