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Is mandatory vaccination a moral imperative?

19 November 2020

Vaccination is crucial, but measures to improve vaccine access are far more important than making vaccination mandatory, as the social norm in the UK already leads to very high uptake of vaccines, argues Professor Helen Bedford (UCL GOS Institute of Child Health).

Read: New Scientist (£), Listen: BBC Radio 4’s ‘Moral Maze’ (from 26 mins 11 secs)