Category Archives: Liberia

Homelands

My short e-book for Deca on an orphan named Patience and a case for open immigration is now up for free at Longform. When I was in Liberia during the civil war in 2003, I met a four-year-old girl named Patience. … Continue reading

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Harvesting Trees Sustainably in Liberia

Time has just published my story on Liberia’s surprisingly sustainable logging industry. Liberia, a country that for much of its recent history has been engaged in bloody wars, was once the last place on earth you’d expect to find a … Continue reading

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