While answering a question from reporters at the White House Friday, President Joe Biden said that social media platforms that have allowed misinformation about the Chinese coronavirus vaccine are “killing people.”
Biden was asked by a reporter what his “message” would be to “platforms like Facebook.”
The president said, “They’re killing people.”
“Look, the only pandemic we have is among the unvaccinated, and they’re killing people,” Biden continued.
Reporter: “On Covid misinformation, what’s your message to platforms like Facebook?”
Biden: “They’re killing people” pic.twitter.com/SsSksFzytZ
— Bloomberg Quicktake (@Quicktake) July 16, 2021
Biden’s comments come after the White House previously called for social media networks to help “purge” the posts that have incorrect information about the pandemic, in addition to posts that are discouraging people from taking the vaccine.
Breitbart News reported on Thursday White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki had admitted that the Biden administration has been identifying