Trump’s False Hydroxychloroquine Tweet Led To Spread of COVID-19 Misinformation

A tweet from former President Donald J. Trump was linked to a surge of false information about hydroxychloroquine as a potential COVID-19 treatment, according to a study. On July 27, 2020, Trump, who was one of the early proponents of hydroxychloroquine therapy for COVID-19, retweeted a video that was posted on Breitbart, a conservative media … Continue reading Trump’s False Hydroxychloroquine Tweet Led To Spread of COVID-19 Misinformation