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What Life Was Like on the Ground During the Ebola Crisis

We spoke with correspondent Danny Gold about the psychological effects of reporting on a deadly epidemic, and if the world will be better prepared for the next one.
Dory Carr-Harris
1.27.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A New Vaccine Could Finally End the Ebola Epidemic

A trial in Guinea resulted in no new cases among vaccinated individuals, despite their close proximity to people infected with Ebola.
Bo Franklin
7.31.15
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Watch Host Danny Gold Debrief Our New HBO Episode About the Origins of Ebola

Gold headed to Guinea to find out how the deadly outbreak got its start.
VICE Staff
6.6.15
VICE News

VICE News Capsule

Protests in Boston and Washington, DC, fighting between the Libyan government and opposition forces in Benghazi, and more news from around the world.
VICE Staff
1.17.15
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Ebola Comes to New York; Everything Is Fine

News that a doctor tested positive for the deadly disease after going bowling spread like wildfire on social media last night.
Harry Cheadle
10.24.14
Here Be Dragons

Ebola Isn't a Medical Problem, It's a People Problem

You can create the most sophisticated medicines and vaccines in the universe, but none of that matters if most countries can't afford them-or even afford to train doctors in the first place.
Martin Robbins
10.14.14
VICE News

The Fight Against Ebola

As President Barack Obama announced that he would be sending American military personnel to West Africa to help combat the epidemic, VICE News traveled to Liberia to spend time with those on the front lines of the outbreak.
VICE Staff
10.9.14
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Interview with an Ebola Survivor

The Ebola virus is cruel, with a fatality rate of 90 percent. We spoke to a survivor named Saa Sabas to get a sense of the ordeal. It turns out that if you do survive, people might be afraid of you.
Julian Morgans
8.7.14
News

We Asked an Expert if the Ebola Virus Will Kill You

It's become a sort of annual ritual for Americans to go wild over the possibility that an exotic, lethal illness might spread from Africa or Southeast Asia to their own backyard.
Matt Taylor
7.30.14
News

The Italian 'Ebola Outbreak' Is Just a Chance for Racists to Be Racist

Ebola has erupted in Guinea, providing the perfect fodder for a flood of panicked social media missives and angry conspiracy theories on nativist European websites.
Leonardo Bianchi
4.29.14
VICE News

Doctors Without Borders Responds to the Ebola Outbreak in Guinea

About 60 international Doctors Without Borders staff members are working alongside additional Guinean medical workers in Conakry, Gueckedou, and Macenta. According to Guinea's Ministry of Health, there have been at least 134 suspected cases and 8...
VICE Staff
4.6.14