Just 40% of *healthcare workers* in Arkansas are vaccinated, per @SharonLNYT. The state legislature passed a law banning state/local workplaces from requiring COVID vaccination as a condition of employment until 2 years after vaccines get full FDA approval nytimes.com/2021/07/17/us/…
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“Once I started feeling better,” Mr. Deutscher said, “I got on the phone and I just started calling everybody to tell them to go get that vaccine.” He did not even wait to be discharged.
Actions like this demonstrate true courage.
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For 10 days, Ms. Johnson needed oxygen being fed to her lungs through nasal tubes.
Ms. Marion said that at one point, she felt so sick & frightened she wanted to give up.
Despite their ordeals, none of them changed their minds about getting vaccinated. nytimes.com/2021/07/17/us/…