In a searing interview with MSNBC’s Chuck Todd on Wednesday, Dr. Anthony Fauci tore into his public critics, claiming that criticizing Dr. Anthony Fauci is “attacking science.”
Fauci, one of the Biden White House’s chief COVID-19 advisors, assailed his critics on a range of issues, defending himself against criticism about his mask-wearing guidance, his involvement with social media, and allegations that he approved grants to a research lab in Wuhan, China, that is now being investigated for its involvement in the origins of COVID-19.
Fauci first blasted reports suggesting that he “colluded” with Facebook head Mark Zuckerberg to “create a narrative” surrounding COVID-19 in the early days of the pandemic. The email, used as evidence of Fauci and Zuckerberg’s partnership, appears to refer to a video Fauci recorded as part of the social media network’s push to provide its users with information on COVID-19. He then tore into critics demanding that he be booted from his position at the head of