Jason is a Lecturer and the Writer-in-Residence at Harvard Medical School in the Department of Global Health and Social Medicine. He writes about health, justice, and racism, and has a book on the way from Simon & Schuster. He holds a PhD in anthropology from Harvard. You can check out his work at jasonsilverstein.net and connect on twitter @jason_reads.
The battle between victims of the cholera epidemic in Haiti and the United Nations may resemble a classic David and Goliath story except in this case Goliath hasn’t even shown up to fight. The reason