Fauci Gets Some Tough Love [Real People]

  • Woman: “I heard that [the shot] doesn’t cure it, and it doesn’t stop you from getting it.”
  • Man: “It’s about inciting fear … You all attack people with fear.”


A video published online for a forthcoming PBS documentary about former National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases head Anthony Fauci shows the doctor arguing with a Washington, D.C., man about vaccines and their efficacy.

In a clip that’s titled “Dr. Fauci visits D.C. to battle vaccine hesitancy,” Fauci and Washington Mayor Muriel Bowser are seen in June 2021 walking the streets in southeastern Washington’s Ward 8, a historically African-American neighborhood. The clip wasn’t released until Monday for the PBS program, set to premiere on March 21……