Tag: ngo

3 articles

Nowhere Man

In July 2008, the director of a Denver non-profit received a package containing house keys, a will, a $100,000 check and what appeared to be a suicide note. She didn’t go to the bank–or to the cops.


Crushing Debt Drove Me to Kosovo — And Then to Iraq

On working in a war zone to pay the bills.


The Big Lie of Foreign Aid

An interview with Michael Maren, who spent nearly twenty years working in Africa as an aid worker and then a journalist, on why NGOs and “feed an African child” charities do more harm than good.