There is a new global outbreak of monkeypox, and the Biden administration is already purchasing millions of doses of recently-approved vaccines as the World Health Organization (WHO) weighs its response. A series of incidents positioned the WHO to be poised for a monkeypox outbreak, and with new powers potentially being granted to the WHO to manage global health policy, this monkeypox crisis could give the U.N. agency a serious boost to its powers.
Meanwhile, dozens of news outlets having been falsifying the narrative around Dinesh D’Souza’s documentary “2000 Mules.” These outlets have been declaring that officials with the Georgia State Elections Board debunked claims of election fraud made in “2000 Mules,” and yet while officials did challenge some fraud claims, those claims were unrelated to the documentary.
And in other news, the Disinformation Governance Board has been put on pause, and its director Nina Jankowicz has resigned from the position. However, the board has not been disbanded, and the Department of Homeland Security is already running similar programs.
In this live Q&A with Crossroads host Joshua Philipp, we’ll discuss these stories and others, and answer questions from the audience.