Equatorial Guinea is perhaps the world's most striking example of why oil hurts, rather than helps, many of the countries that have it. Will the Obama administration stop the country's dictator from sucking its people dry?
After reading John Barry's The Great Influenza: The Epic Story of the Deadliest Plague in History,
U.S. President George W. Bush put the country on high alert for avian
flu. With the World Health Organization (WHO) predicting a death toll
of up to 100 million, FP spoke to the man who convinced the president of how dangerous the virus really is.