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Rise Of Anti-Intellectualism

Daniel Shively protested against COVID-19 closures at the Ohio Statehouse on April 14, 2020.
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Daniel Shively protested against COVID-19 closures at the Ohio Statehouse on April 14, 2020.

As president-elect, Joe Biden assembled an advisory board of experts to provide science-based recommendations on COVID-19.

Scientists applauded the move and took it as a hopeful sign that independent science advice would be welcomed at the White House after four years of anti-science rhetoric.

Today on All Sides with Ann Fisher, we discuss the rise of anti-intellectualism and how it affects politics and policy during a pandemic.

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Watch a preview of the new WOSU TV science show, QED with Dr. B, which airs Wednesdays at 7:30 p.m. on WOSU TV and can be streamed online

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