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NEWS OCTOBER 12, 2020
Nursing home residents stage heartbreaking protest outside facility: ‘Rather die from COVID than loneliness’
Residents of a long-term nursing and rehabilitation facility in Colorado organized a protest against the state’s COVID-19 restrictions on Thursday.
What are the details?
According to KCNC-TV, the protest took place at Fairacres Manor in Greeley.
The station reported that many of the facility’s residents — many of them in wheelchairs — stood outside of the facility and held signs that read “Rather die from COVID than loneliness,” “Give us freedom,” “Prisoners in our own home,” and more. . . .