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It’s complicated: Why some Northwest Latinx residents and farmworkers hesitate on COVID vaccine

NW News Network, April 23, 2021 (Audio)

April 25, 2021

It’s complicated: Why some Northwest Latinx residents and farmworkers hesitate on COVID vaccine

Vanessa Delgado is a Ph.D candidate in sociology at the University of California, Irvine, where she studies the interactions between children and their immigrant parents. She says many times it takes children convincing their parents to get the vaccine. … “This is work that millions of (children of immigrants) here in the U.S. are doing in order to make sure that their parents get the best resources that they can,” she says.