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Millions of white evangelicals do not intend to get vaccinated. |The New York Times

By Elizabeth Dias and Ruth Graham
April 5, 2021

Across white evangelical America, reasons not to get vaccinated have spread quickly.

The deeply held spiritual convictions or counterfactual arguments may vary, but the opposition is rooted in a mix of religious faith and a longstanding wariness of mainstream science, and it is fueled by broader cultural distrust of institutions and gravitation to online conspiracy theories.

The sheer size of the community poses a major problem for the country’s ability to recover from a pandemic that has resulted in the deaths of half a million Americans.

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Source: Millions of white evangelicals do not intend to get vaccinated. -|The New York Times

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