Tag Archives: AIDS


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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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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Calling All Healers

This article ran on the use of traditional healers in the fight against AIDS was published in Time Magazine and is archived below. July 16, 2006 Calling All Healers African nations with few M.D.s ask traditional medicine men to pitch … Continue reading

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