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Behind the Scenes of a COVID-19 Nurse

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Behind the Scenes of a COVID-19 Nurse

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This photograph went viral on Instagram, with many people I know sharing the post on their stories in order to spread awareness about how hard nurses and other healthcare employees are working. I think this photo is really important because it shows a side of the pandemic that no one is really thinking about. It shows how healthcare workers are unable to see their families because they are tirelessly working with COVID-19 patients and don’t want to infect their families. This shows a marginalized group of people, healthcare workers, who haven’t really had their voices heard or cared about enough through the pandemic. Healthcare workers have not been appreciated enough for all the hard work and sacrifices they have made for their patients during 2020. In addition, this post gives voices to women who have often been silenced, allowing Syndi Lane to share her story with the world, encouraging others to follow.

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This is a screenshot of a photo and it’s caption I found online on Instagram. It’s gotten very popular, with many people I know posting it to their story to spread awareness for how serious this pandemic is.

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Instagram

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12/15/20

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1/19/21
03/27/2021

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This item was submitted on December 15, 2020 by Victoria Milotte using the form “Share Your Story” on the site “A Journal of the Plague Year”: https://covid-19archive.org/s/archive

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