Latest from Eli Saslow

‘Tomorrow. Tomorrow I’ll start to feel better.’

Kaitlin Denis, on approaching Year 2 of living with covid-19
  • Feb 15, 2021

‘I was lucky to find this vaccine anywhere’

Stanley Plotkin, legendary vaccinologist, on the historic development and chaotic distribution of covid-19 vaccines
  • Jan 27, 2021

‘The truth is, nobody told us what to be ready for’

Roger Desjarlais, county manager in Lee County, Fla., on the unanticipated challenges of rolling out the vaccine.
  • Jan 9, 2021

‘I needed something good to happen’

Valerie Briones-Pryor, on ending a year of grief with a moment of hope
  • Dec 19, 2020

‘Do people understand what’s happening here? Do they care?’

Bruce MacGillis, on the excruciating wait for a vaccine inside a covid-infected nursing home
  • Dec 5, 2020

‘This is how we treat each other? This is who we are?’

Amber Elliott, county health director, on the high cost of doing her job
  • Nov 18, 2020

‘Election Day is over, and guess what?’

Tom Dean, a physician, on the dire situation in South Dakota
  • Nov 9, 2020

‘Do something. Do something!’

Mary Jo Copeland, on choosing decency over anxiety and fear.
  • Oct 24, 2020

‘What are we so afraid of?’

Tony Green, on dismissing, denying, contracting and spreading the coronavirus.
  • Oct 10, 2020

‘It’s like Trump said: The cure has been worse than the disease.’

Mike Fratantuono, manager of Sunset Restaurant in Glen Burnie, Md., on the death of a family business.
  • Sep 26, 2020