The complex persona of Robert F Kennedy Jr

America faces an election rematch in November that few voters are motivated by. As a result, independent candidates could have a bigger impact on this year’s result than they have in decades, and none is making bigger waves than Robert F Kennedy Jr. His supporters see him as a courageous truth-teller, battling nefarious corporate powers. Yet the vaccine sceptic has a history of straying from the truth and spreading health information scientists say is false. Can his supporters reconcile these two very different images, or will his controversial past overshadow his current platform? Read on to explore the complexities of RFK Jr’s candidacy and the impact it may have on the upcoming election.