Fox News – Dr. Anthony Fauci complained during a talk Tuesday evening that many Americans see forced masking policies as a violation of their liberties.
Fauci expressed concern about Americans’ aversion to both forced masking and receiving the COVID-19 vaccine.
He characterized individuals’ concerns with such policies as “inexplicable.”
Fauci remarked during the event hosted by the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center campus in Seattle:
“When you tell people they need to mask in an indoor congregate setting when you’re in a zone that has a high dynamic of infection — that is looked upon by a lot of people, not everybody, as an encroachment on your freedom.”
“We’ve never had that before. It’s almost inexplicable.”
Prior to his comments on mask mandates, Fauci also lamented that while the majority of Americans have been vaccinated against COVID-19, most people haven’t received a booster shot.
“You have people who don’t want to get vaccinated for any of a variety of reasons, ranging from pure anti-vax to just because we’re telling them to get vaccinated” …