"Will you take the coronavirus shot?"While the camera was a bit out of place in the barbershop, the client was still casual and candid when he responded, "I don't feel as though it's safe.
I'm saying, we don't know if the medical administrators are telling us the truth about this thing. I mean, who knows what's in this thing?"His answer, along with a few others, was put together in the short video "Voices from the Barbershop: Coronavirus Vaccine Edition," where everyday men answered the simple question to help inform public health officials of hesitations among the black community.While the initiative is part of an established collaboration between black barbershops and public health helmed by Stephen Thomas, PhD, it's also one of the manyRead more on cidrap.umn.edu