Don’t Play the Mask Shame Game

Even though it feels good

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The ferocious surge in new coronavirus cases across the United States has thrust the importance of mask-wearing back into the spotlight. States, counties, and cities have made masks mandatory again. Doing so has increased tensions between those who support mask-wearing and those who don’t.




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Yasmin Tayag

Yasmin Tayag

Editor, Medium Coronavirus Blog. Senior editor at Future Human by OneZero. Previously: science at Inverse, genetics at NYU.

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