Experimental Covid shots inject anti-vaccine sentiments

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May 28, 2020

As the global hunt for a Covid-19 shot progresses on an unprecedented speed, anti-vaccine sentiments have also gained steam, prompted by theories that fast-tracked programs are profit-driven, loaded with health risks and will eventually lead to enforced immunisation.

In the United States, Robert F Kennedy Junior, a nephew of former US President John F Kennedy and a fierce critic of Bill Gates, is an outspoken anti-vaxxer.

Remember, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has pledged more than $250 million to the Covid-19 response.

But critics like RFK Jr allege that the Microsoft co-founder stands to profit from a virus vaccine.

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