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Why I Took the Covid-19 Vaccine by Geoffrey Canada

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In an essay for PolicyLink’s Covid, Race, and the Revolution vertical, Harlem Children’s Zone president and founder Geoffrey Canada shares why he got the vaccine, lessons learned from the year of the virus, the pandemic’s impact on maternal and child health, and more.

“I did not decide to get vaccinated without reflecting deeply on the relationship between Black and Brown communities and the health-care system in the United States,” Canada writes. “However, I’m confident I made the right decision for myself and my family, and I’m sharing my thoughts with you with the hope that you will do the same.”

Read the article in PolicyLink >