Writer

Maria L. Smith

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Op-Eds

Devastating Cuts to HIV Program

Scientific advancements beg resolute political leadership—now.

Op-Eds

The Charity Band-Aid

The focus of government should be to shape society and institutions that do not perpetuate poverty and injustice but rather create opportunities for people to realize their full potential.

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Achieving an AIDS-free Generation

Congress should take decisive steps to ensure that the U.S. remains an undisputed leader in the fight against AIDS.

The Oval
Scrutiny

Seeing Red: Stanford v. Harvard

blood handprint
Arts

Dead Letter: The Aesthetics of Horror

Election Strategy
Columns

Where Did All The Ideas Go?

Free Time
Columns

In Search of Lost Time