Tag Archives: Africa

The Scarlet Letters: HIV and Adolescent Life in Africa

The Atlantic has just published my piece about a generation of Africans that is growing up with HIV and the challenges posed in an era where the virus is no longer a death-sentence, but a chronic, contagious disease. The last … Continue reading

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Karl Ammann

I contributed this brief profile of bush-meat activist Karl Ammann for Time’s 100 Heroes of the Environment. It’s archived below. October 10, 2007 Karl Ammann By Stephan Faris Karl Ammann’s photography books are too gruesome for your average coffee table. … Continue reading

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Containment Strategy

This article, on the Pentagon’s fight against AIDS in Africa, appeared in the December issue of the Atlantic Monthly and is also archived below. December, 2006 Containment Strategy Iran. North Korea. Uganda? Why the Pentagon ranks Africa‚Äôs AIDS crisis as … Continue reading

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