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November 22, 2010

Haiti: Still Worse

Emilio Morenatti / AP
Emilio Morenatti / AP

A horrific metaphor, one more cruel for the way it’s so indistinguishable from January….

In the face of paperwork, a people dying in the arms of aid workers.

(caption: A child suffering from cholera symptoms is examined at the Doctors Without Borders temporary hospital in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, on Nov. 16. More than 1,100 Haitians have died from cholera in the past several weeks.)

  • Books Alive

    Consider donating monthly to them at their website:
    http://www.doctorswithoutborders.org/donate/ – and Michael should tell us how to support BagNewsNotes.

  • http://bagnews.com/staff/#mshaw Michael Shaw

    Books, I appreciate that and will have something shortly.

  • chrisanthemama

    The image of a double pieta, with M.D. attending, is ironic considering the role of one Tom Coburn, M.D., Republican Senator of Oklahoma, in single-handedly holding up the issuance of the pledged U.S. aid, because of concerns that it would add to our budget deficit.

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