Ellen Johnson Sirleaf: 2 Years After Ebola, Liberia Is a Changed Nation — TIME

During the course of 17 devastating months,the Ebola epidemic infected nearly 11,000 people in Liberia alone, killing more than 4,800 of them, 192 of whom were doctors, nurses and health practitioners. Today, two years after the World Health Organization declared an international emergency, and several months since “zero cases” signaled our nightmare was truly over,…

via Ellen Johnson Sirleaf: 2 Years After Ebola, Liberia Is a Changed Nation — TIME

An important piece of journalism and a refreshing reminder of the news from yesterday that we so readily leave behind in this big old world.