Happy Election Day

Election day here in the United States is still about one month away. But in New York today, the General Assembly is set to select new members of the Security Council for two year stints. UPDATE:  The results are in. UPDATE II: Canadian recriminations begin! UPDATE III: Canadian recriminations get personal.

The Deplorable Condition of Haiti’s Camps

I speak with Melanie Teff, one of co-authors of a new Refugees International report about the condition of Haiti's IDPs. She paints a very bleak picture of the plight of nearly 1 million Haitians displaced by the earthquake nearly ten months ago.