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Do Mandates Make Us Safe? Or Do Vaccines?

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David Leonhardt, who is still acting as the unofficial czar of respectable COVID opinions among liberals, is out today with a big defense of vaccine mandates — specifically workplace mandates. The numbers he examines show that coercion brings vaccination rates from around 70 or 75 percent to over 90 percent:

The rationale for workplace mandates: Even in a country that prioritizes individual freedom, citizens do not have the right to harm their colleagues.

One person’s right to a healthy life is greater than another person’s right to a specific job.

— David Leonhardt (@DLeonhardt) September 30, 2021

I find this statement of principle a little odd. It’s true that........

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