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Politicians stoking Ebola fears are a bigger threat than the disease
Politicians stoking Ebola fears are a bigger threat than the disease

Nurse Kaci Hickox is a true American hero, not only for risking her health and life by fighting the spread of Ebola in Sierra Leone, but also for pushing against the spread of unwarranted panic and political stupidity once she returned to the United States. Upon her arrival at Newark airport, Hickox was placed in quarantine – not because she was sick or showed any symptoms of having contracted Ebola, but because Gov. Chris Christie wanted to prove he is a tough guy. (When a person spends as much time showing off his testosterone as Christie does, you have to wonder if he’s compensating for something.) Once Hickox was finally freed from her crude and unnecessary...

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