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To Those Unvaccinated by Choice, From Your Immunocompromised Friend

Hi, Kristina here. I am your immunocompromised friend. Maybe we’re friends because we worked together at that summer internship, that agency or for that senator. Maybe we lived together in college or bonded over a journalism project one weekend at the University of Oregon. Maybe we sang in the same choir, attended the same church or met through Young Life in high school. Maybe we grew up together in Salem.

If you are unvaccinated but can get vaccinated, I ask you to reconsider getting the COVID-19 vaccine because you know me. I am a vulnerable person. I have medically vulnerable people in my family.

I understand there are a lot of fears and concerns about vaccines and whether they are safe. What I’d like to speak to specifically is

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