Daily Archives: July 12, 2021

Unvaccinated Children Shouldn’t Have to Wear Masks in Class, Some Virginia Parents Say

Some parents in Spotsylvania County, Virginia, are rallying Monday to try to convince the school board to let all students return to school in the fall without masks, regardless of their COVID-19 vaccination status. Virginia’s health department has indicated it will follow new guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention that states vaccinated teachers and students don’t need…

‘Get the Vaccine’: Anti-Vaxxer Changes Mind After Severe COVID-19 Case

Maryland grandmother Linda Mercer had refused to be vaccinated against COVID-19.  She wondered whether the vaccines were developed too quickly and whether they would interact with medication she takes for blood clots in her lungs.  But the former anti-vaxxer changed her mind after developing a severe case of the virus, she said Monday from her hospital bed.  “I’m admitting my…