Though it may be surprising (to some) it does not directly reference Trump, this is simply one of those cases!

Clearing Up The Confusion On All Sides About Pandemic…

Unfortunately many are confused from all angles but since some of us have known about it early on there are ways to clear the confusion.

Sharif Sourour
15 min readMay 23, 2020

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Nowadays with the internet better established as a mainstream medium for accessing information and learning the news, the lack of habits and norms in most societies adapting to it, has led to many confused as to what is real and what is false. Though “fake news” existed before it became an internet meme, now the threat of — misinformation, disinformation, propaganda and editorials framed as straight news —exists more than ever before.

The solution refers back to the problem; more need to get better at genuine investigative research.

Long gone are the days when you could rely on leaders in journalism at the forefront of the mainstream. The mainstream media nowadays struggles to compete with the traffic and engagement of independent creators on shoestring budgets, while many such established outlets from MSNBC to CNN and FOX have been caught lying by omission, spinning unchecked “facts” often without any reference to actual reality nor any apology for every single case doing so.

This problem is further aggravated by the political sports team mentality that can do nothing but blame the opposing party’s representative(s) for the spreading of lies or the outbreak of major issues like this pandemic, when realistic, balanced and open-ended research would lead you to find that both sides are wrong (and sometimes right).

Instead of the one-sided stories we keep getting by those taking advantage of the toxic mentalities and characteristics we are seeing in the major media world and political arena from the ground up and vice versa; I want to instead present to you my best take on the reality from the scope at which I have been able to observe it. Knowing the seriousness early on of the original epidemic which is now referred to as novel CoronaVirus, COVID-19, Wuhan Virus, or even CCP Virus by some, by the time it lost control and became a mainstream narrative I was already completely over this story.

My last major article right here on Medium is evidence of that where I already provide…

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Sharif Sourour

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