George Claassen | How a cult of ignorance endangers the fight against Covid-19

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There is a large amount of misinformation about the pandemic and Covid-19 vaccines, writes the author.
There is a large amount of misinformation about the pandemic and Covid-19 vaccines, writes the author.
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If the Covid pandemic has taught me and my fellow members of the international Organization of Newsombudsmen and Standards Editors (ONO) anything about the veracity of complaints about the pandemic, it is the serious lack of knowledge in society about how science works, writes George Claassen.

"But the only certain outcome of a world where ideas are given primacy because they are reflected of a specific consensus is a world without Newton, Einstein or Copernicus. 

"I pick freedom."

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