- Candace Owens attempted to undermine the Covid-19 vaccine by suggesting the government have ulterior motives for making it free, because if they wanted to really save lives, they would make other medical treatments free as well.
- She sarcastically opened her tweet with: “The Covid vaccine saves lives, which is why the government is making it free!”
- “K. So explain to me why insulin and asthma inhalers cost so much money. If the vaccines are really about the government trying to save your life— why do life-saving medicines cost so much?” -Candace Owens
Kate Plummer from Indy100 writes:
“A conservative commentator has accidentally made the case for universal healthcare and people are loving it.
Candace Owens, the American pundit who supported Donald Trump and is well known for her lukewarm takes, attempted to undermine the coronavirus vaccine by suggesting the government may have ulterior motives for making it free, because if they wanted to really save lives they would make other medical treatments free too…
While she was trying to be conspiratorial about the government, people were quick to note that it sounded like she was making the case for all other medical treatments to be free. So the reactions rolled in as people welcomed Candace to the left-wing cause.
It is not the first time Owens has accidentally moved to the left while expressing anti-vaxxer views.
Earlier this month, she inadvertently made the case for being pro-choice by saying that “medical freedom is an individual right” as a reason why she and her family would not get the vaccine…”
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