Large number of Americans say attending protests/rallies puts health at risk

Large number of Americans say attending protests/rallies puts health at risk

As per a latest poll by Axios-Ipsos, 88 percent of Americans who were polled are of the view that protests are risky for the spread of the novel coronavirus. 78 percent of the respondents were also worried about the risk that July 4th celebrations posed to the spread of the virus, and a further 83 percent were of the view that indoor weddings also carry a large or moderate amount of risk.

KCooper
KCooper
fish
fish 0 months

Suburbanites with guns agree.

Pryotra
Pryotra 0 months

I love how every foreign commentor on this topic on Newsvoice has consistently been very critical of American's response to COVID-19, but fail to understand how things work here compared to anywhere else. In America, Authority of the Government ultimately comes from the People, and that authority only extends as far as the People consent to being governed. This means that the US relies on the People being educated enough to take care of the things Government doesn't have authority to handle. That's why you hear so much about our leaders URGING citizens to social distance, because they don't have the authority to make it a decree. The fact that the grand majority of Americans see these protests as hazardous in this way should speak both to how most Americans have their heads on their shoulders, as well as how passionately these protesting Americans feel about these topics. Fair and responsible police action is fairly important to us, as you can see from both sides of the isle suggesting some kind of reform. This is a time where I am so very proud of my country, proud to call myself American, and proud of how it's handling this incredibly difficult time. It's not perfect, far from it, but it's not so terrible either. It's a work in progress, but it continues to shine with promise and potential. I only hope that all this potential and promise can be fully realized one day.

Cole Erdmann
Cole Erdmann 0 months

88% of americans are racists

John W
John W 0 months

Any BLM Protester will tell you smoke from cop cars and churches will drive away any virus. We should thank them for helping.🙏🐂💩 🤡LM

IvoryDove
IvoryDove 0 months

Apparently, the other 12% all work in the mainstream media.

AdamsAudiVlog
AdamsAudiVlog 0 months

How is this even an article. What kind of headline is this. Really.

NPC #2
NPC #2 0 months

Well duh

Veikko
Veikko 0 months

88% of Americans think that water is wet

S
S 0 months

Yes the protests spread it and the big gathering planned in Washington ( masks optional) will be spreading it too.

Clay
Clay 0 months

In related news, 20% of Americans found to be clueless.

Chris Cahill
Chris Cahill 0 months

Well of course they do especially if you don’t agree with the mob. Just look up at the vids. Hell people in Berkeley could have told you that

Robert Palmer
Robert Palmer 0 months

Violent riots put people at risk.

Emperor Tito
Emperor Tito 0 months

But there are actually people who claim that there is no link between the protests and the spread of disease

Fin
Fin 0 months

They both do particularly if u fail to mask

Jax Milovitch
Jax Milovitch 0 months

Obviously

daryl
daryl 0 months

Union wiffel dust puts everyone at risk because its double witching infectious

Jdf88 Jdf88
Jdf88 Jdf88 0 months

Really?! I would have never have guess that being in a large gathering with a respritory illness going around would spread said illness

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