HEALTH

Fabricated news report falsely claims Australian politician called unvaccinated people a racial slur

Published on 01/12/2021 at 11:54

Multiple Facebook posts have shared a screenshot which they claim shows a genuine report from Australian news organisation 7News that Daniel Andrews -- premier of the state of Victoria -- called unvaccinated people a racial slur. But the screenshot is fabricated, 7News told AFP. Keyword searches found it does not correspond to any report published on the 7News website.