“The incompetence is mind numbing,” Chelsea Clinton told her parents. “The UN people I encountered were frequently out of touch … anachronistic in their thinking at best and arrogant and incompetent at worst.. There is NO accountability in the UN system or international humanitarian system.”
Looking back now, the US-led response to Haiti’s earthquake on January 12, 2010 was a disaster from which Haitians have never recovered. But at the time the U.S. media presented it as a great success.
That perception was not by accident. In 2015, secret e-mails released by the Obama State Department revealed that top officials had mounted a successful media campaign to counter negative stories, while a brutally honest review by Secretary Clinton’s daughter Chelsea was kept quiet…
Excerpt from 2015 Politico article:
“We waged a very successful campaign against the negative stories concerning our involvement in Haiti,” Judith McHale, the…
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