Why the unvaccinated live in an alternate universe
With the rise of the Delta variant, many vaccinated Americans tell pollsters they are still concerned about catching Covid-19– so why is the population that’s most vulnerable to the virus less worried about it? In the latest episode of The Point, CNN’s Chris Cillizza examines the American “pandemic of the unvaccinated” as the country seeks to reach herd immunity in time.
SOURCES AND FURTHER READING:
Biden nets positive marks for handling pandemic, but vaccine resistance, Delta concern remains – CBS News poll
Surgeon General: 99.5% of virus deaths are unvaccinated people
Tracking Covid-19 vaccines in the US
2 maps that tell the story of Covid-19 in America
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Writer: Chris Cillizza
Producer: Moira Donohue
The Point Editor: Leigh Munsil
Video Editor: Michelle Cho
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