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Picturing Ebola: Photographers Chase an Invisible Killer

Award-winning photographer Jodi Bieber was, in her own words, “a hungry young photographer with an assignment from the New York Times Magazine” when she covered the 2000 Ebola outbreak in Uganda. 523 more words

The Backstory

The Ebola Outbreak.

Why is no one talking about it?

Honestly, why isn’t this making headlines across the world? It’s one of the most terrifying and deadly diseases, causing chaos and destruction across western Africa. 878 more words

Blogging

The current ebola epidemic is the worst ever and it's spreading | The Verge

The largest outbreak of ebola ever recorded is spreading in West Africa, and it’s unlikely to end soon. According to the latest figures from the World Health Organization — which are constantly ticking up as new cases are detected — 528 people have been infected with the virus and 337 have died. 92 more words

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