Private, For-Profit, Company Fighting Ebola Successfully

Does it surprise me that Firestone Corporation earned this headline for their work fighting Ebola successfully in Liberia? Yes and no. I was surprised that the tire-making company is still in Liberia. I was there as a missionary-child and remember the fields of rubber trees that were harvested by the company. I assumed that they were driven out during the coup and then the ensuing years of chaos and bloodshed. My assumption was wrong. Rubber was still needed by the world market and Firestone Read more […]