Right-Wing People Least Likely To Wear Face Masks
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A study has found that people who identify as right-wing politically are more reluctant to wear face covers to stop the spread of coronavirus.
Researchers in the UK and US discovered that those who were more right-leaning were more likely to agree that wearing a covering is “not cool”, “shameful” and a “sign of weakness”.
It comes as people will need to wear a face covering in shopping centres, banks, takeaway outlets, sandwich shops and supermarkets under new regulations due to come into force in England on Friday.
The World Health Organisation (WHO) now recommends face coverings in indoor spaces and when social distancing is not possible after updating earlier guidance.
[Source: Huffington Post]