Archive for March 24th, 2011

24 Mar 2011

Camping On Walden Pond

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This fresh look at Thoreau’s life in the woods may surprise you.

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24 Mar 2011

The Last Humanitarian

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After I left Médecins Sans Frontières in 2002, it took me some time to sort out my thoughts and feelings about that extraordinary organization. This work, the major paper for my Masters degree at U of T, provided me with the needed catharsis. I was invited to publish an abridged version in Disasters Journal (UK), a leading publication in the international relief field, but other work drew my attention away from these issues.

What if greater transparency and consistency of words and deeds leads to greater effectiveness, or at least greater moral authority in difficult situations?


Pakistani gun merchant (Photo by Chris Lowry)

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