We know that teachers’ unions have some serious pull with the CDC, and judging from the cover of the New York Times’ Covid-focused kids’ section, perhaps Randi Weingarten also gets a say in what’s published there as well.

Here’s what was chosen for the cover:

Did a kid really say that?

Meanwhile, flip a few pages and there are a few more diverse opinions:

We couldn’t help but notice that those were kept OFF the cover.

We don’t doubt it.

The Times is always happy to help out with that.