Are vaccine passports the next step for Canada

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Since they have been introduced, COVID-19 vaccines have been seen as the ticket out of the pandemic.

But as the delta variant takes hold in Canada, and second-dose uptake slows, debate has grown around whether we should introduce vaccine passports, as has been done elsewhere.

Tasha Kheiriddin, a columnist at the National Post and principal at Navigator LTD., joins Dave to discuss how a vaccine passport works, whether it’s a good incentive to increase vaccinations, and why there is pushback among some premiers.

Background reading: Bring on the vaccine passports, and bottoms up

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