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Vaxxed, Boosted, & Sick With Omicron

The stress and shame of testing positive doesn’t spare the vaccinated


2020 happened, then came 2021. Pandemic, racial uprisings, civil rights upheavals and polarization across myriad spectra. Yet here you are reading this article. You and I, unlike countless souls on this planet who’ve died in the past two years, have survived. I write this in what I hope…




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Dr. Tiffany Jana

Dr. Tiffany Jana

Non-binary Top Writer in Diversity, Leadership, & Antiracism. Best-Selling Author, Pleasure Activist, B Corp Founder, TEDx, Top 100 Speaker

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