"Anti-vaccine rhetoric clearly has contributed to lower vaccination rates, much higher rates of Covid spread, and deaths," Fields told Newsweek.
"Go f*** yourself. You had the cure and you wouldn't take it," the radio host said on his show this week.
"If you're not vaccinated, you're part of the problem rather than part of the solution," West Virginia Governor Jim Justice has said in the past.
While there's been a slight uptick in U.S. vaccinations, the increase has not been nearly as high as some federal officials estimated.
He called "organized efforts to undermine trust in the vaccines .... a deeply evil thing" and "a sin."
"The Mu variant has a constellation of mutations that indicate potential properties of immune escape," the World Health Organization said.
The NBA legend is headlining an event in Alabama on Saturday to encourage people to take the COVID-19 vaccine.
Following the sudden exit of Richards, some show fans want Biliak to similarly drop out for past comments she's made.
"I would say that the vast majority are paralyzed or silent because of how polarized it has been," theologian Curtis Chang told the Associated Press.
Akiva Goldsman spoke out after one woman expressed concerns that the COVID-19 vaccine might turn her into a zombie.
The ardently anti-President Joe Biden pastor based out of Tennessee and Texas railed against "pansy preachers that fill the pulpit in America today."
The crowd can be heard chanting, "Shame on you, shame on you," as people protested the television stations for allegedly sharing false information related to vaccine passports and mandates.
Parker was 56 and had no known underlying conditions. His social media posts called the vaccine "experimental" and implied it had a high aluminum content and possible long-term effects.
H. Scott Apley, a member of the State Republican Executive Committee, also shared a post for a "mask burning" event.
"We have zero tolerance for treasonous, anti-American stupidity," reads a sign outside Basilico's Pasta e Vino restaurant in Huntington Beach.
The Republican lawmaker is being criticized for drawing an analogy between vaccine mandates and the Holocaust.
The small group also shouted slogans such as "stop segregation" as attendees arrived for the show.
The recent decline could threaten President Joe Biden's goal of having at least 70 percent of adults vaccinated with at least one dose by July 4.
A father was filmed breaking down and pleading with his daughter to not get her COVID vaccine, offering to pay her $2,000 if she agreed.
Conspiracy theories about Moderna coronavirus vaccine ingredients are being pushed online by Twitter and TikTok users.
Only some states allow people to claim exemptions from vaccines under very specific circumstances—as such, these cards rest on unlikely legal reasoning.
People opposed to getting the vaccine may not identify as anti-vaxxers. In fact, they may have fears or beliefs that can be changed through emotional messaging.
With the baseball legend's death coming just over two weeks after he was given a COVID-19 vaccine, some people have expressed skepticism.
A video of a man screaming outlandish statements about the COVID vaccine at a Muslim community center quickly prompted comments after it was posted on Reddit.
More than four in 10 Americans say they won't get the COVID vaccine when it becomes available. Big problem: Even a highly effective vaccine won't do much to rein in the pandemic if enough people can't be persuaded to get the shot.
Larry Cook, who was the admin of the 195,000-member group, has also had his Twitter and Facebook accounts terminated.
Concerns about vaccines have increased significantly in recent months, with the public scrutiny of the development process potentially behind the rise.