9/11 victims remembered

On September 11, 2001, four commercial planes hijacked by terrorists crashed into the World Trade Center, the Pentagon and a field in Pennsylvania killing nearly 3,000 people. I was in Paris, France, on 9/11. As many I saw live the second plane crashing against the WTC tower, then the videos that were replayed in loop […]

Pakistan’s Challenge: How to Lead in the Wake of Catastrophe (Sept. 2010)

As I write this, more than 2,000 people have died from Pakistan’s worst-ever floods, another 4 million are homeless — a total of 20 million have been affected (more than the combined total of individuals affected by the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami and the 2010 Haiti and Chile earthquakes). As a reference, nearly 1,800 people […]