Dr. Beth Liston (D-Ohio State House) speaks with CNN’s Erin Burnett about the testimony of Sherri Tenpenny, an anti-vaccine..
Sherri Tenpenny is an American anti-vaccination activist who supports the disproved hypothesis that vaccines cause autism. An osteopathic physician, she is the author of four books opposing vaccination. A 2015 lecture tour of Australia was canceled due to a public outcry over her views on vaccination, which go against the established scientific consensus. An analysis done by the Center for Countering Digital Hate concluded that Tenpenny is among the top twelve people spreading COVID-19 misinformation and pseudoscientific anti-vaccine misinformation on social media platforms. She has falsely asserted the vaccines magnetize people and connect them with cellphone towers.
CNN’s Jake Tapper and Dr. Sanjay Gupta quickly debunk a false vaccine claim made by Dr. Sherri Tenpenny, a physician licensed in..