Jonathan M. Katz

The Secretary General in His Labyrinth
March 03, 2015

When Ban Ki-moon was a child, the United Nations saved his village from a war. Can he save the U.N. from irrelevance?

Jean-Claude Duvalier Is Dead, But He Will Haunt Haiti for Years to Come
October 06, 2014

"Baby Doc" inherited a country and a dictatorship, and squandered them both.

Sean Penn Accuses the Media of Ignoring Haiti's Progress. But He's Ignoring a Few Uncomfortable Facts, Too.
June 19, 2014

"Headlines continue to spin Haiti as a dark, poverty-entrenched no-man's-land," he writes.