North Dakota governor on brink of tears as he decries ‘mask shaming’

Republican Doug Burgum called out ‘senseless dividing line’ between Americans over whether masks should be worn in public

In North Dakota on Friday, the Republican governor, Doug Burgum, decried a “senseless dividing line” between US citizens over whether masks should be worn in public during the coronavirus pandemic.

As he pleaded with citizens of his state to “try to dial up your empathy and your understanding”, Burgum was moved to the brink of tears.

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