Posts Tagged: Haiti
The western hemisphere’s preoccupation with the drug war is sapping resources that could be better employed to meet other security challenges.
The World Trade Organization struggles for relevance in a world that embraces diversity.
Haiti badly needs to provide for its own security, but it should avoid reconstituting its coup-prone army.
Whether of necessity or not, education takes a back seat to basic needs in Haiti.
New Haitian President Michael Martelly may be hitting the right notes, but Haitians have seen politicians break plenty of promises before.
Haiti is the latest victim of what Naomi Klein labeled the "Shock Doctrine."
Haiti's reconstruction still has a long ways to go, but needed development industry reforms can go a long way toward strengthening local government and providing jobs for Haitians not just outsiders.
Here's a solution to climate change: countries with the smallest carbon footprints should adopt U.S. babies.
The IMF gives with one hand and takes with another.
An overwhelming majority of Americans (84 percent) believe they have a responsibility to help Haiti. That's what a CBS poll tells us. But how much of this benevolence is media-driven, and how much represents a core belief of American attitudes toward foreign aid?