“The real issue isn’t [Lara] Logan’s insanity. It’s the complicity of Pete Hegseth, the Fox News host. He never interrupts or pushes back. It’s just another day at the office.”

Lara Logan, a host on the Fox Nation streaming service, was discussing Omicron on Fox News Prime Time on Monday night.

Fox News has consistently given a platform to misinformation about Covid and measures meant to contain it. The news also comes amid fears that the new Omicron variant will trigger a new wave of coronavirus cases and further deepen political divisions in the US over how to respond to the pandemic.

Bill Grueskin, a professor at Columbia Journalism Schoolresponded: “The real issue isn’t [Lara] Logan’s insanity. It’s the complicity of Pete Hegseth, the Fox News host. He never interrupts or pushes back. It’s just another day at the office.”

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