Edward Anderson

On April 25, 2015, a 7.8 earthquake hit Nepal, followed by an even more devastating quake two weeks later resulting in almost 9,000 deaths, 8 million people affected, and vast swaths of the nation in rubble including the capital, Kathmandu. Photo/Tenzing Paljor 

One Year After Nepal Earthquake, a Nation Still Struggling to Recover

April 20, 2016

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On April 25, 2015, a 7.8 earthquake hit Nepal, followed by an even more devastating quake two weeks later resulting in almost 9,000 deaths, 8 million people affected, and vast swaths of the nation in rubble including the capital, Kathmandu. Now one year on, hundreds of aftershocks are still ongoing and the nation is still struggling to recover. On… Read more

KillingtheCranes 

Killing the Cranes: A Reporter’s Journey through Three Decades of War in Afghanistan

August 10, 2011

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Edward Girardet has made an important contribution to the growing body of literature on war-time Afghanistan in this sweeping and personal account of the country’s travails beginning just before the Soviet occupation…