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For Many Cops, ‘Public Safety’ Doesn’t Include Covid-19

First police resisted masks, now they’re opposing vaccine mandates. Does ‘protect and serve’ not apply to public health?

Across the country, police unions are rebelling against vaccine mandates aimed at stemming the spread of the highly contagious Covid-19 Delta variant. Local officials…



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Justin Ward

Journalist and activist. Founder and co-chair of DivestSPD. Bylines at SPLC, The Baffler, GEN, USA Today. Follow on Twitter: @justwardoctrine, @DivestSPD