Protestors rally against Air Force Academy vaccine mandate


COLORADO SPRINGS — On Monday morning, dozens of protestors lined up outside of the Air Force Academy to rally against a mandate requiring that all cadets receive their COVID-19 vaccine.

According to an email sent to FOX21 News, cadets were notified last week that they have until close of business Monday to get their vaccine or be “booted out of the academy.”

Several dozen people were on hand before 7 a.m. to speak out against the mandate, waving signs with slogans such as, “Do not comply. Vax kills. Remember Nuremberg.”

Protestors are calling for the resignation of Brig. Gen. Paul Moga.

However, USAFA representatives say no administrative or disciplinary actions will be taken against cadets who do not immediately receive a COVID-19 vaccine. They said service-level policies, which have not yet been released, will determine what – if any – actions will be taken.

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