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Editorial: We need a real shot in the arm

Original post made on Jan 31, 2021

While talk of ramped-up vaccine distribution is encouraging, it will still take months to get a large swath of the population vaccinated. As millions wait, they shouldn't be left in the dark by lack of clear information.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Saturday, January 30, 2021, 12:18 PM

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Posted by Steven Nelson
a resident of Cuesta Park
on Feb 1, 2021 at 10:02 am

Steven Nelson is a registered user.

Privilege - the head of the UCSF School of Medicine is an example (it seems). "Equity" is the problem? Tell that to the privileged (jump ahead) younger teachers in the Los Gatos school district. While the Latino ethnic group (mainly poor and non-professional) suffers 46% of the Calif. deaths (Merc News pg A2 2/1/2021) and the age group 65 and over suffer 75% of the age-sorted deaths.

Posted by Dan Waylonis
a resident of Jackson Park
on Feb 1, 2021 at 2:22 pm

Dan Waylonis is a registered user.

Any health-related business that had previously provided flu shots should be eligible to receive vaccinations. Off the top of my head, that's Walgreens, CVS, Safeway. Speed is of the essence, rather than opaque and inefficient decisions made unknown officials.

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