IRL Newsletter: The Road to Anywhere, Plus: Free Weed for Vaccines

Welcome to the Thursday edition of Internet Insider, where we explore identities online and off. Today: Woman realizes Confederate flag is racist—and burns it on TikTok Here’s where you can get free weed for getting a COVID vaccine Self-care: The road to anywhere Sign up to receive the Daily Dot’s Internet Insider newsletter for urgent …

Delta Variant and COVID-19 Vaccines: What to Know

Highlights: Study finds two doses needed to block Delta variant. 6,000 die from COVID-19 in single day in India. Delta now dominant strain in U.K.  June 10, 2021 — As the highly transmissible Delta coronavirus variant continues to devastate India and spread to other nations, …

A Pharmacist Who Tried To Destroy Hundreds Of COVID Vaccines Was Sentenced To Three Years In Prison

Steven Brandenburg was working as a hospital pharmacist in Wisconsin when he removed a box of Moderna vaccines from a freezer for several hours in order to try to spoil them. View Entire Post › Source: https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/skbaer/pharmacist-tampering-covid-vaccines-sentenced

Vaccine Hesitancy in Communities of Color Eases — A Bit

In a statement to WebMD, Katie Fowlie, CDC public affairs spokesperson, said: “It’s important to know that the vaccine administration process is complex and requires strong cooperation and partnership with all parties at the jurisdictional, local, and federal levels. CDC is working closely with jurisdictions to ensure as much information is submitted as …