“Las personas tienen que alzar su voz y pelear por sus derechos, porque los tenemos. La vacuna está disponible para todos”, dijo Graciela Araujo.
“Stay there, and ask for an explanation,” Graciela Araujo said. “People have to speak up and fight for their rights because we do have rights here. The vaccine is available for everyone—for everyone.”
The National Latino Evangelical Coalition's priority is to make sure Latinos understand the difference between COVID disinformation and facts.
This Puerto Rican grandmother's ordeal to get the vaccine began in December, leaving her frustrated and "emotionally drained."
While the presidential election may be over, Latinos are now exposed to lies about the COVID-19 vaccine.
From CVS to WellMed, more healthcare institutions and pharmacies have begun to distribute COVID-19 vaccines.
Medical experts say it will take a concerted effort to meet the challenges of rebuilding trust and ensuring vaccine access for communities of color.