In this moving essay, one Harvard University student describes his battle against his disease, ulcerative colitis, and his quest for its cause—and justice.
A Call for Justice
By Gabriel N. Drapos
The morning after housing day of my freshman year, I awoke to a sharp pain slicing down my abdomen. Moments later, when I looked into the porcelain bowl in my Hollis bathroom, I found the water stained crimson. School spirit aside, this seemed to be a problem.