In some ways, this “mask culture war” isn’t surprising. I have long been aware that Americans and Westerners in general are often ambivalent about the public wearing of masks. So it shouldn’t surprise me that the act of wearing masks would arouse so much derision and resistance. But the negative reaction to masks is still overblown and unnecessary.
Month: May 2020
congerdesign / Pixabay Now that the Center for Disease Control and other health authorities are recommending that we wear masks to protect others and ourselves during the COVID-19 pandemic, millions of people are wearing masks for the first time. With it being the first time for so many people, a lot of people are making…