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Why we cannot give up on the unvaccinated

People keep saying that vaccine hesitancy, or vaccine resistance, is causing people not to get vaccinated in large numbers. So we’ve been in a standstill, across the country, as the issue of whether to vaccinate divides us across political and personal lines. A few weeks ago, we (a consortium of three media organizations) began outreach in a severely undervaccinated neighborhood in New York City to better understand what prevented folks from getting their shots. The bottom line: We still have a chance to do the right thing.