January 2012 (2)
Jan 31 2012 3:04PM
Haiti: ‘Baby Doc’ escapes justice

Readers of my posts over on the Northern Ireland blog Slugger O'Toole will know that I and others there share a particular interest in Haiti. So, I thought it worthwhile to note the regrettable decision by a Haitian court not to charge...

Jan 19 2012 4:04PM
Happy travels! Guantánamo Bay: a decade of failure

I first posted this on Slugger O'Toole, on yesterday's 10th anniversary of Guantánamo Bay. Ten years ago today, the first detainees were transferred to the US naval base at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba. Since then 779 people have been held...