Amy Alexander



March 12 2010 6:20 AM
In 1951, white doctors took a poor black woman’s cervical cells without her knowledge and used them to revolutionize DNA research. Private groups have made millions since. Her family, on the other hand, didn’t make out so well.
July 21 2008 12:00 AM
Some blacks still claim they're too stressed to destress. One woman's slow release.
June 18 2008 12:00 AM
An old-school reporter assesses her new-school marketability in the midst of the news media's identity crisis.