View from the North 40: It's time to show that you mean it: Skin to win
Last updated 12/30/2021 at 12:09pm
Not since the Renaissance has Italy led the world so clearly in the culture wars, but this time we’re not talking about arts, and certainly not sciences, we’re talking about the great COVID vaccine resistance of 2021.
Those Italians put some skin in the game.
Even with a pretty high 73% full-vaccination rate in the country, on Dec. 6 Italy started requiring a health pass to prove vaccination for some professions and for entrance into many venues.
The Thursday before the law came into effect, a 57-year-old man opposed to the vaccine showed up at an inoculation clinic in northern Ital...