Code Switch: A Shot In The Dark

Updated: 2021-03-02 10:03:18
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Rev. Baums takes COVID Vaccine administered by nurse Anita Joy at the Zion AME Syracuse.

Rev. Baums takes COVID Vaccine administered by nurse Anita Joy at the Zion AME Syracuse.

Today, we present a special episode from our colleagues at Code Switch, NPR's podcast about race and identity.

As the rollout of COVID-19 vaccines unfolds, one big challenge for public health officials has been the skepticism many Black people have toward the vaccine. One notorious medical study — the Tuskegee experiment — has been cited as a reason. But should it be?

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