The news media deserves some of the blame for vaccine hesitancy

Kent Kroeger
14 min readJan 3, 2022

By Kent R. Kroeger (January 3, 2022)

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[Author’s Note: The opinions and errors found in this essay are mine alone. And do not make personal health or financial decisions based on this essay.]

“If you don’t read the newspaper, you are uniformed. If you do, you’re misinformed.”

— Mark Twain

Kent Kroeger

I am a survey and statistical consultant with over 30 -years experience measuring and analyzing public opinion (You can contact me at: