New: the pseudonymous managing editor of RedState has been trashing Fauci, Redfield, and the govt's COVID response generally Turns out, his day job is a press officer at the National institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases—the agency that Fauci leads
A remarkable bit of reporting by . The managing editor of RedState who writes under a pseudonym, is actually a press officer at the NIH. He has used his RS perch to spread COVID disinformation and smear his boss, Dr. Fauci, as a "mask nazi"
I think 2020 has hit maximum weird. I hope it has hit maximum weird. I don't know if I could cope with weirder than this.
An anonymous conservative writer who has trashed Fauci as a "mask nazi" and suggested that health officials responding to the pandemic be executed turns out to work in the public affairs shop of Fauci's own agency, reports.
Update—statement from NIAID: "NIAID first learned of this matter this morning, and Mr. Crews has informed us of his intention to retire. We have no further comments on this as it is a personnel matter."
The managing editor of the conservative site RedState has spent months trashing U.S. officials combating COVID, dubbing Fauci a "mask nazi" and intimating that pandemic response officials should be executed. It turns out that editor works for the NIH.
A public affairs specialist working for Fauci has been moonlighting as a managing editor for RedState, where he has called Fauci a “mask Nazi” and criticized the pandemic response
Bill Crews, who goes by Streiff at RS, has dubbed the “attention-grubbing and media-whoring Anthony Fauci” a "mask nazi," and suggested the officials responsible for lockdowns, mask orders, etc should be executed
EXCLUSIVE: The Beast has learned an anonymous RedState writer who has spent months trashing U.S. health officials combating the coronavirus works for the agency that Dr. Anthony Fauci runs
"Bill Crews is a PR official at the National Institutes of Health. But he also has another job: an anonymous RedState editor who rails against the agency for which he works," scoops.
This is wild even by 2020 standards: The managing editor of RedState who spent months spreading COVID disinformation, calling Fauci a “mask nazi" & that officials responsible for the pandemic response should be executed is...actually a NIH press officer
Turns out there really is a deep state undermining the Trump Admin from within. But they are conspiracy laden MAGA trolls trying to discredit Dr. Fauci. Must read this wild story.
Imagine having to work with someone who wrote about how you should be executed.
Through our research, we determined that the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases public affairs specialist William Crews, is behind a series of shocking posts in which he called Fauci a “mask Nazi” and the COVID response a “fraud.”
An anonymous editor at the conservative website RedState, who has spent months trashing officials tasked with combating covid, and who has called Dr. Fauci a “mask nazi,” is also a public affairs specialist for Dr. Fauci's agency, the Daily Beast reports
COVID troll steps down from his position at Fauci's agency after / expose.
Anonymous Fauci and NIH attacker actually is a flack paid by taxpayers to promote the public health work of the National Institutes of Health. This employee called Fauci a "mask nazi" for wanting to curtail #COVID19 by
"Crews isn't just a civil servant anonymously disagreeing with his bosses online; he’s actively undermining their work and even suggesting retribution against them."
A notorious #COVID19 troll -- who calls Dr. Fauci a "mask Nazi" -- actually works doing PR for Dr. Fauci's agency, the NIH, by via #SoMe #infodemic
Missed this story yesterday in the frenzy and what a story it is. Employee at was a prominent writer for conservative site and regularly railed against Dr. Fauci and NIH policies. Loved the old-school connect-the-dots journalism from
A Notorious COVID Troll Actually Works for Dr. Fauci's Agency via
The trolling is coming from inside the house. (Also: troll now looking for new day job.)
This is absolutely wild
Daily Beast: RedState COVID Troll Streiff is Actually Bill Crews, and He Actually Works for Dr. Anthony Fauci
A Notorious COVID Troll Actually Works for Dr. Fauci's Agency via
The guy who wrote this? He's a secret troll, writing against his boss, #TonyFauci “The entire Wuhan virus scare was a massive fraud perpetrated by ‘experts’...If there were justice, we’d send few dozen of these fascists to the gallows..”
Wow. What is going on with respect to the credibility of America’s #publichealth & #science agencies? “William B. Crews is, by day, a public affairs specialist for the . But for years he has been writing for RedState under the streiff pseudonym”
The mind boggles: A COVID-19 troll works in the PR office of the .
Going to venture to say this is the craziest thing I have read (today)
Is this the deep state?
This is pretty incredible: The managing editor of a prominent conservative website who spent months trashing US officials tasked with combating #COVID19, dubbing Fauci a “mask nazi,”... turns out to be an NIAID public affairs specialist... via
"The Daily Beast has discovered that he actually works in the public affairs shop of the very agency that Fauci leads." (Narrator: Perhaps not for long.)
Unreal ▶️ A Notorious #COVID19 Troll Actually Works for Dr. Fauci’s Agency via
it's like the movies, except it's actually reality. .
A Notorious COVID Troll at Actually Works for #AnthonyFauci ’s Agency via &