Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

US Girl Barred Over Ebola Returns To School

A leading U.S. newspaper says a seven-year-old girl in the northeastern state of Connecticut has returned to her classroom after being barred from school because of fears she may have been exposed to the Ebola virus while visiting Africa. The New York Times says Ikeoluwa Opayemi was allowed back into her school Friday in  Milford, reversing the school system's earlier decision to keep her out of class for 21 days, the time it can take for symptoms of the disease to emerge. The...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter