Archives for public health



Mr. Poo

I visited India for the first time a few years ago, and ever since I have been thinking about the enormous problem of public defecation. It is not quite as au courant a topic as, say, human trafficking, but in terms of the number of lives affected, it has massive implications because of the spread of disease.

The latest attempt to make progress on this problem is a music video launched by UNICEF. Read More »



When Should You Use a Condom?

Recently I spoke about condom use at TedxYale. It’s based on the article “A Separate Crime of Reckless Sex” I co-authored with Katharine K. Baker. Read More »