Joe Biden is now president and the Centers for Disease Control has all of a sudden decided that it is safe to re-open our schools even without vaccinating kids and teachers for the coronavirus.
Imagine that? It’s SCIENCE, you know?
This is the second time in two weeks that the CDC has urged the nation to re-open the schools.
Last week, the CDC reported to the nation that schools have only seen a tiny number of coronavirus transmissions in the states and areas where the schools have already reopened.
“The CDC team reviewed data from studies in the United States and abroad and found the experience in schools different from nursing homes and high-density work sites where rapid spread has occurred,” the Washington Post reported last week. “The review, which echoes the conclusions of other researchers, comes as many school districts continue to wrestle with whether and how to reopen schools and as President Biden makes a return to in-person learning one of his top pandemic-related priorities.”
“The preponderance of available evidence from the fall school semester has been reassuring,” CDC added. “There has been little evidence that schools have contributed meaningfully to increased community transmission.”
“The conclusion here is with proper prevention efforts…we can keep transmission in schools and educational settings quite low,” the study’s lead author insisted. “We didn’t know that at the beginning of the year, but the data has really accumulated.”
But now, the CDC is once again talking about re-opening the schools. The center says that vaccinations are not necessary to re-open the schools.
“There is increasing data to suggest that schools can safely reopen and that safe reopening does not suggest that teachers need to be vaccinated,” President Joe Biden’s CDC director, Rochelle Walensky, said on Wednesday, adding, “Vaccinations of teachers is not a prerequisite for safely reopening schools.”
Well, what a miracle. Suddenly all the government entities are rushing to advise that we forget all about the coronavirus are re-open the country like normal so that continued shutdowns won’t hurt Joe Biden.
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