Media Matters reports:
On the July 10 edition of The Charlie Kirk Show, Turning Point USA founder Charlie Kirk interviewed vocal anti-vaccine conspiracy theorist Robert F. Kennedy Jr., who promoted a conspiracy theory about Bill Gates and vaccination efforts in Africa and falsely claimed that vaccines harm the immune systems of children.
This dangerous misinformation is now being spread on numerous major podcast services, including Apple, Spotify, and Audible.
Kirk has frequently promoted conspiracy theories regarding COVID-19. He has repeatedly attacked the science supporting mask mandates; claimed that “by historical standards, this is not a pandemic”; advocated for people to disregard local public health ordinances; and recently compared vaccine requirements to apartheid during an appearance on Fox News.
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Charlie Kirk uses his podcast to promote vaccine disinformation https://t.co/uVU9AXmIsV
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