During a briefing earlier this week when he announced that he was taking hydroxychloroquine, Donald Trump proudly proclaimed that the studies that showed that the drug could be fatal were done by “Trump enemies.” In short, the President claims that actual science is his enemy. Not only is that a false statement on the enemy claim, but it is also false that this was the only study to show negative results. Ring of Fire’s Farron Cousins explains what’s happening.

Farron Cousins is the executive editor of The Trial Lawyer magazine and a contributing writer at DeSmogBlog.com. He is the co-host / guest host for Ring of Fire Radio. His writings have appeared on Alternet, Truthout, and The Huffington Post. Farron received his bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of West Florida in 2005 and became a member of American MENSA in 2009. Follow him on Twitter @farronbalanced