Trump names vaccine skeptic to chair a commission on vaccine safety
We are just guessing here, but with an established record like vaccine skeptic Robert Kennedy's, we predict he will find vaccines unsafe?
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So far the Trump transition has been disastrous for the sciences.
Along with fellow presidential contender in this election like Gary Johnson and Jill Stein, Donald Trump has supported fringe theories about vaccines. Kennedy has said a preservative used in vaccines is linked to autism.
This is not supported by the science.
At the same time RFK Jr has said he wants to jail people who have bad beliefs about science.
Kennedy made the remarks Alan Cole is referring to in a 2014 interview at a climate march in New York:
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