President-elect Trump has wasted no time in filling his cabinet before inauguration day. He has appointed men and women from both sides of the aisle who have been criticized as “anti-establishment.” Trump is someone who questions the status quo. And being so, he has appointed others who do the same. The time for questioning has arrived.
As the new chair of the Vaccine Safety Commission, Trump has chosen Robert Kennedy Jr.
President-elect Trump has some doubts about the current vaccine policies, and he has questions about it. His opinion doesn’t matter, but the science does matter, and we ought to be reading the science, and we ought to be debating the science. – Robert F. Kennedy Jr.
The response has triggered inflammatory editorials from government-sanctioned mainstream news sources to send an orchestrated message that not only is“Fundamentalist Trumpism” dangerous for questioning vaccines, but his supporters are “anti-vaccine fanatics.”
By his action, Trump pushes against “settled” science, entrenched medicine, and the government’s fixed position on the issue of vaccine safety. After all, if vaccines are safe, then why not invite an inquiry? Does the CDC have something to hide? (Click to Article)