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Black and Hispanic Communities Grapple With Vaccine Misinformation

Black and Hispanic Communities Grapple With Vaccine Misinformation

Black and Hispanic Communities Grapple With Vaccine Misinformation Black and Hispanic Communities Grapple With Vaccine Misinformation SAN JOSE, Calif. — On an unseasonably warm day in February, two men working with a local community group went door to door in an ethnically diverse neighborhood to persuade people to sign up for Covid-19 vaccinations. It was just after 11 a.m. when …

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State Capitols Grapple With Mask Mandates Amid Coronavirus

State Capitols Grapple With Mask Mandates Amid Coronavirus

State Capitols Grapple With Mask Mandates Amid Coronavirus State Capitols Grapple With Mask Mandates Amid Coronavirus A Democratic state senator in Ohio walked out of a hearing last week when he saw that dozens of spectators in the room were maskless and sitting close together. “I saw danger,” said the senator, Cecil Thomas, who added that he worries about infection …

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Pride and Panic: Children of Health Care Workers Grapple With Pandemic

Pride and Panic: Children of Health Care Workers Grapple With Pandemic

Pride and Panic: Children of Health Care Workers Grapple With Pandemic Pride and Panic: Children of Health Care Workers Grapple With Pandemic When Marcela Vasquez, a phlebotomist at Long Island Community Hospital, gasped for air in a quiet room at home, she wondered: If I die, who will take care of my children? As the fevers and body aches wracked …

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