Storyteller, former correspondent in South Asia, Africa, Latin America & MidEast; author of 28 Stories of AIDS; Promised the Moon
But most of all, I'm profoundly grateful to the families in Veracruz who trusted me with these stories. Who got out their baby pictures and wedding pictures and showed me the last Christmas present, still wrapped. And the forensic report that lists their children's bones. 18/
Indigenous Brazilians kill themselves at a rate 22x higher than general pop. Most are children. No one's asking why
The headline on this piece by @ProfAishaAhmad does it a disservice - it's the best collection of hard-earned wisdom for living through these bleak times that I've seen anywhere, not just for academics, for all of us
Federal police officer just accused me of "surreptitiously" recording public lecture by Judge Sergio Moro & tried to take phone. irony much?