A Problem from Hell: America and the Age of Genocide by Samantha Power

By Samantha Power

In her award-winning interrogation of the final century of yank historical past, Samantha Power—a former Balkan struggle correspondent and founding government director of Harvard's Carr middle for Human Rights Policy—asks the haunting query: Why do American leaders who vow "never again" many times fail to forestall genocide? Drawing upon particular interviews with Washington's most sensible coverage makers, entry to newly declassified records, and her personal reporting from the fashionable killing fields, energy presents the reply in "A challenge from Hell," a groundbreaking paintings that tells the tales of the brave american citizens who risked their careers and lives for you to get the U.S. to act.

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