Anthony Fauci: The Last American Hero?

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Handed a golden opportunity to speak truth to power, the good doctor remains a team player in an administration bent on disaster.
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Apart from the conspiracy-crazed Trump hardcore eager to burn him at the stake, Dr. Anthony Fauci generally basks in the admiration of a frightened public desperate for truthful leadership. For liberals, in particular, he personifies science in shining armor battling the mad dragon in the White House. But his real role during the first six months of the pandemic has been more ambiguous and far less heroic. Ad Policy

If he has been fact-checker to Trump's ignorance and lies, he has paid for his place at the microphone by repeatedly acting as an apologist for the…
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