Africa didn’t have the precautions we have in the United States. We could send money, medicines and health care workers who understand the use of proper precautions and it would be fine.
Fast-forward a year. According to the World Health Organization more than 4,000 people have perished in the continuing Ebola epidemic. Nearly all of those fatalities have been in the three most-affected West African countries, Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea.