The 9th Circle of [Political] Hell

Dante has it right. The final, deepest level of hell is reserved for traitors, betrayers and oath-breakers (the most famous inmate, Judas Iscariot). Now enter Trump. What happened this morning in Helsinki is a national embarrassment on so many levels. I ranted on Twitter this morning that #45 flipped a big middle finger to the … Continue reading The 9th Circle of [Political] Hell


From Erbil….

Working 16 hour days, 7 days a week with no break. Iraq declared a level 3 Humanitarian (not Security) Emergency, which means that the UN has free reign to pull in more staff and resources, to assist the humanitarian crisis. Apart from working long days, heartbreaking/eye-opening visits last week when I met with over 60 … Continue reading From Erbil….