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Burning Man may not require COVID-19 vaccinations after backlash

Added 04-21-21 07:18:02pm EST - “The organizers of Burning Man were blasted by festivalgoers after suggesting that proof off COVID-19 vaccines would be required to attend this year's festival, which is still up in the air. O?” - Nypost.com

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Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Nypost.com: “Burning Man may not require COVID-19 vaccinations after backlash”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

The organizers of Burning Man were blasted by festivalgoers after suggesting that proof off COVID-19 vaccines would be required to attend this year’s festival, which is still up in the air.

On April, 8, Burning Man’s CEO falsely claimed that Nevada requires proof of vaccinations at large events.

After criticism from the counter culture community, Marian Goodell said last weekend she “misspoke,” and walked back the comments.

“We are super aware [of concerns] and thank you for your feedback, and we are weighing the gravity of what that does,” Goodell said in a video message on April 17.

“And we know that [mandatory vaccination] challenges the concepts of radical inclusion, but at this point we kind of look at the ten principals as kind of a body or work, and civic responsibility weighs in there heavily,” Goodell continued.

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