Kissing the Banana Trunk

Will You Commit and Act in the Fight Against Ebola?

Among the problems countries like Sierra Leone face in the battle against Ebola, two strike the American mind as all but incomprehensible: 1.) the widespread skepticism that the disease actually exists and 2.) burial practices that to our eyes are not only clear disease vectors but even a little macabre. First, let’s do some perspective taking here. Read more