“Blind belief in authority is the greatest enemy of truth.”
― Albert Einstein
Joe Rogan stated an opinion about young people and vaccines, which threatened to reduce Big Pharma profits by billions of dollars. So the White House weighed in by attacking him for expressing an opinion.
This is the same science-free White House which uses these people to determine climate policy.
The way things are supposed to work in America is that government is responsive to the wishes of the citizenry, and the public actively debates different points of view. But politicians, the press and social media now tell the citizenry what they are supposed to think, and don’t allow any other opinions to be heard.