A plea to the news media: Please stop showing shots of vaccine shots

A plea to the news media: Please stop showing shots of vaccine shots

In the surge of media coverage during COVID, the world learned more about vaccines and their impact on public health. But one message can't be echoed enough—promoting vaccination while showing photos of needles might do more harm than good. 

Read one man's plea to the news outlets on washingtonpost.com

Michael Benson is an author and artist. His last book, “Space Odyssey: Stanley Kubrick, Arthur C. Clarke, and the Making of a Masterpiece,” documented the production of Stanley Kubrick’s “2001: A Space Odyssey.”

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