Dr. Anthony Fauci on the Latest About the Pandemic

By: Tadi Abedje

The COVID-19 pandemic has taken a toll, not just in America but throughout the world. There has been a rise in cases because of COVID’s most infectious variant, Delta. Also, it’s been a struggle to give unvaccinated people the shot because of a multitude of reasons, such as misinformation, vaccine hesitancy and medical reasons.  

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As a result of the increase in cases, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reinstated its mask mandate to suggest that vaccinated and unvaccinated people wear masks indoors.  

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Dr. Anthony Fauci, one of the nation’s top medical experts and a member of President Joe Biden’s COVID Task Force, joined Kelly Wright on “The World Tonight” in a one-on-one interview. He said that the new infections are avoidable if people get the vaccine. 

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