Behind the Ebola epidemic are issues of basic health care. Combating it involves fairly basic public health measures and education.
A century ago, William Wade Harris began his march across the Ivory Coast. He proclaimed a Christ who was not the property of the master race.
If Martin Luther King Jr. had written a book exposing his personal failings, it would have been seen as undermining his cause. But Leymah Gbowee does not want to be thought of as a hero.
I talked to Leymah Gbowee about the writing of her memoir of the Liberian Women's Mass Action for Peace,Mighty Be Our Powers.