Except for Fauci later admitted he knew masks were effective. And why would they be harmful for the general population and not medical workers? Like people would have fucking listened. There would have been a mass panic consumption of masks and an even worse shortage.
This is a person dedicated to doing the right thing. Regardless of the respect, he gets. Which in some cases is downright abysmal. I consider him on the absolute correct side of this issue.I feel bad for this man. He’s trying his best to get a working vaccine out while also trying to educate Americans about the effects of Covid.