Media Uses Coronavirus to Create False Narrative Against President Trump

  Written By: Emma Randich

Amidst the Coronavirus pandemic, the media has wasted no time in turning what should be an unpolitical, national unification, into a false narrative. They have blamed President Trump for a virus that began in China which the Chinese government lied and covered up. The media is using this national health crisis to add to their agenda to make America believe that President Trump is the reason for all of America´s faults

In an MSN article ¨Many Experts Fault Trump's Latest Solutions for Coping with Coronavirus¨ it explains how ¨experts¨, though none were listed within the article besides known democratic public health law professor Lawrence Gostin, disagree with how the president is dealing with the Coronavirus. Keep in mind that there is a 60% approval Gallup poll from the American people on how the President has handled this pandemic  (Geanous, Jacob. Metro) . These unnamed experts claim that ¨Trump's travel restrictions do little to contain the spread of COVID-19¨ (Nakamura, David. MSN). This article also entails that President Trump ¨has gone against the warnings of the administrations medical experts¨ which also is incorrect. Not only is the wording of this article skewed to fit a narrative, but the information in it is as well. President Trump with the help from his Coronavirus task force team made of public health officials including, Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar, Dr. Anthony Fauci Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, and American physician Deborah Birx put travel restrictions on China and Europe. Instead of having little effect like this article claimed, it turns out it has had great effect on the spread of COVID-19. According to Dr. Fauci ¨[The] Trump Administration&#x