Tag: vaccination

The Chicago Police Union Has Told Officers to Defy COVID-19 Vaccine and Mayor Lori Lightfoot Is Pissed

The Chicago Police Union and Mayor Lori Lightfoot Are Still Beefing Over COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates The police union continues to challenge Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s mandate, so of course that means the FOP president Catanzara made his case on Fox News. “We have a profession that nobody wants to work in,” Catanzara said. “It gave us […]

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The Republican War on Vaccine Mandates Will Not End Well for Them

Democrats have struggled to regain control of the narrative, in part because they have spent most of the summer griping over a bill that has little to do with the pandemic, at least not directly. The Build Back Better Act and its accompanying infrastructure bill were designed for a post-Covid world that hasn’t yet materialized; […]

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The Black-White Vaccination Gap May Be Gone but Republicans, Whites Still Hesitant

Black-White Vaccine Rate Closes. Republicans, Whites Still Most Hesitant G/O Media may get a commission It was never true. Many media outlets didn’t care enough to know that the difference in vaccination rates between African Americans and whites was a reflection of healthcare disparities, economics and—most of all—access. There are simply more health facilities in […]

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The NBA Makes It Official: Players Who Refuse to Get Vaccinated Won’t Be Paid for Missed Games

As we’ve reported extensively at The Root, as cities throughout the country have rolled out measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19, New York City and San Francisco specifically have rules in place that require anyone over the age of 12 to provide proof of vaccination prior to entering arenas, gyms, restaurants, and other indoor […]

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