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The Leonard Lopate Show

Why Wasn't the Ebola Outbreak Better Contained?

Monday, May 04, 2015

Filmmaker Dan Edge discusses the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, and why it took so long for the world to respond. 

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WNYC News

City Health Department Aids West Africa Ebola Response

Wednesday, April 01, 2015

Four employees with the department are headed to Guinea later this month to help.

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The Leonard Lopate Show

Ebola Up Close

Friday, March 27, 2015

Sean Casey, head of International Medical Corps’ Ebola response team, talks about his experience treating the disease in the field.

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The Takeaway

U.S. Troops Leave Liberia As Epidemic Slows

Friday, February 27, 2015

At the height of the Ebola epidemic, hundreds of Liberians grew sick each week. Now, as the epidemic wanes, Liberians wonder whether they can return to normal life. 

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WNYC News

Ebola Doctor Craig Spencer Says Media, Politicians Fueled Public Fear

Thursday, February 26, 2015

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In an op-ed published in the New England Journal of Medicine, Spencer said he was vilified as he was gravely ill and his fiancée was quarantined.

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On The Media

The So-Called "Ebola Doctor" and the Media

Friday, January 30, 2015

Dr Craig Spencer set off a media firestorm when he was admitted to an NYC hospital for a slight fever. He speaks about being at the center of the mass Ebola panic that swept the country.
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The Takeaway

As Ebola Case Drop, American Doctor Speaks Out

Friday, January 30, 2015

As the number of confirmed Ebola cases declines, Dr. Craig Spencer tells his story of being the first patient diagnosed with Ebola in New York City.

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On The Media

"Ebola Doctor" Craig Spencer in a Media Maelstrom

Friday, January 30, 2015

Dr. Craig Spencer ignited a media firestorm when he checked into an NYC hospital for a slight fever, which turned out to be Ebola. 

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WNYC News

Ebola Doc Craig Spencer Speaks Out

Thursday, January 29, 2015

His Ebola diagnosis kicked off a media firestorm, but now, in an exclusive interview with WNYC, Dr. Spencer talks about his trip to Guinea, his diagnosis, and the backlash.

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The Takeaway

How The Ebola Outbreak Might Have Been Stopped

Wednesday, December 31, 2014

A New York Times investigation found that better infrastructure and communication between countries could have prevented Ebola deaths in West Africa.  

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WNYC News

NYC Fire Department Doctor Spends Christmas Fighting Ebola

Wednesday, December 24, 2014

Dr. Dario Gonzalez is using emergency medical skills from the FDNY on the ground in Liberia.

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The Takeaway

In Sierra Leone, Christmas Cancelled by Ebola

Tuesday, December 23, 2014

The Ebola epidemic continues in West Africa, where officials in Sierra Leone have canceled all public holidays over Christmas and New Year's.

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On The Media

Ebola as a Prism

Friday, December 12, 2014

Human rights lawyer Kofi Woods tells Brooke about how the Ebola epidemic has become a stress test for Liberian democracy. 

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On The Media

OTM goes to Liberia

Friday, December 12, 2014

A special hour from Liberia, where Ebola figures into every issue, in ways both painful and profound.

On The Media

Monrovia's Marketplace of Ideas

Friday, December 12, 2014

Brooke and Meara visit a "hatai shop," where scores of people gather to drink tea and debate current events.

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On The Media

Welcome To Liberia

Friday, December 12, 2014

FrontPage Africa editor Rodney Sieh and reporter Mae Azango investigate how Ebola-related restrictions are affecting celebrations on the country's biggest national holiday.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Brooke Gladstone Is Back From Liberia

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

On the Media's Brooke Gladstone returns from a reporting trip in Liberia and tells us what she learned.

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The Takeaway

Reporting From The Front Lines of The Ebola Crisis

Friday, December 05, 2014

On The Media Host and Managing Editor Brooke Gladstone shares the perspective of journalists in Liberia who have covered the Ebola crisis from the very beginning.

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On The Media

The Con Artists Take the Media

Friday, December 05, 2014

On how con artists can seize the media's power to make names for themselves.

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The Takeaway

Today's Takeaways: Race and Criminal Justice, The Front Lines of the Ebola Crisis, and A New Gilded Age

Friday, December 05, 2014

The Takeaway explores racial justice in America, we have an update on the Ebola crisis in Liberia, and a look at economic recovery for average Americans.