The World Health Organization says nearly 5,000 people have now died from Ebola out of 10,000 known cases.

“This isn’t exactly the first epidemic, and it’s not going to be the last one we face … We are so irresponsible in thinking that it somehow is decent for—and plausible for impoverished people to have no access to healthcare.” — Jeffrey Sachs on Democracy Now!

Art based on photo by AFP_JIJI

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