This Vaccination Rollout Is Going Exactly as Terribly as You Knew It Would

Black folks don’t trust the system because this is what it looks like when it works

A man speaks with a member of the National Guard after receiving a coronavirus vaccine in the parking lot of Six Flags on February 6, 2021 in Bowie, Maryland.
A man speaks with a member of the National Guard after receiving a coronavirus vaccine in the parking lot of Six Flags on February 6, 2021 in Bowie, Maryland. Photo: Sarah Silbiger/Getty Images

I understand the rush to get as many Black folks in the vaccine line as possible, but many of us have no idea what line to put our loved ones in.

Author of “I Can’t Date Jesus” and “I Don’t Want To Die Poor.” Houstonian.

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