The Importance of Being Skeptical

Eric Sentell
5 min readJul 31, 2020

Misleading MSM Coverage of Seattle CHOP Shows the Value of Skepticism

Photo by Jake Schumacher on Unsplash

We’re awash in misinformation about COVID-19, from viral YouTube videos featuring discredited scientists to Facebook posts planted by conservative groups, click-bait factories, and even Russia.

Just last week, an epidemiologist from Yale, Dr. Harvey Risch, penned an op-ed in Newsweek championing the…