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Faith, medicine and COVID-19: Why do religious vaccine exemptions exist?

By Lauren Chapman Side Effects Public Media Many employees are turning to religious exemptions as vaccine mandates become more common in workplaces. Exemptions are federally protected under the Civil Rights Act of 1964. But what is the history of these exemptions and what are the consequences?  Imam Ahmed Alamine frequently speaks to his mosque in […]