During an interview with CNN anchor Victor Blackwell, Blackwell brings up the recent areas in California that are bringing back some mask mandates to California Governor Gavin Newsom. In response, Governor Newsom compares all unvaccinated people to “drunk drivers”.
This comment comes while he’s currently facing a recall election over his handling of the coronavirus pandemic.
Iceland just reached a 90% vaccinated rate amongst its population. With rates that high you would think the country would be as close to normalcy as possible. However, Iceland is now experiencing the biggest wave so far with 75% of the cases are in the vaccinated. Their government is breaking their promise, that if they meet certain vaccination targets then they would give Icelanders back their freedom.
When looking at stats like this that are happening in Iceland. Are the unvaccinated really comparable to drunk drivers?
Here’s what Governor Newsom said in the interview: