Anna Husarska

Anna Husarska is senior policy adviser at the International Rescue Committee.

March 5 2010 7:11 AMA Refugee Photo AlbumThe everyday lives of Iraqi refugees in Jordan.
Aug. 6 2009 3:40 PMCredit Where Credit's DueWhy civilian aid and military aid shouldn't mix.
Feb. 17 2009 11:20 AMThey Kill Journalists, Don't They?Why is a U.N. diplomat comparing Somali journalists to Rwandan war criminals?
Jan. 4 2008 7:38 AMThe Hidden Wounds of Congo's WarsHow do you end an ethnic conflict?
Aug. 31 2007 7:36 AMDying of ThirstIn Somalia, a broken water pump can be as deadly as the kidnappers and roadside bombers who make fixing it nearly impossible.
Feb. 8 2007 2:51 PMWith Iraqi Refugees in JordanAmerica led the intervention, now we should take a lead on resettlement.
Oct. 7 2009 1:45 PMBiting the U.N. That FeedsThe madness of bombing a World Food Program office.
April 24 2009 2:36 PMMr. Brooks Goes to AfghanistanHow community-led humanitarian programs really work.
April 22 2008 8:02 AMTo Leave or Not To Leave?After decades in Pakistan, thousands of refugees return "home" to Afghanistan.
Dec. 4 2007 4:30 PMIn Search of the Least Bad OptionWhy are Iraqi refugees returning home from Syria?
June 20 2007 12:09 PMA Tale of 10 Post-itsThe depressing fate of Iraqi refugees.



Don’t Expect Adrian Peterson to Go to Prison

In much of America, beating your children is perfectly legal. 

Ken Burns on Why Teddy Roosevelt Would Never Get Elected in 2014

Cops Briefly Detain Django Unchained Actress Because They Thought She Was a Prostitute

Minimalist Cocktail Posters Make Mixing Drinks a Cinch

How the Apple Watch Will Annoy Us

A glowing screen attached to someone else’s wrist is shinier than all but the blingiest of jewels.


Rainbow Parties and Sex Bracelets

Where teenage sex rumors come from—and why they’re bad for parents and kids.


You Had to Be There

What we can learn from things that used to be funny.

Legendary Critic Greil Marcus Measures and Maps Rock History Through 10 Unlikely Songs

Catfish Creator Nev Schulman’s Book Is Just Like Him: Self-Deluded and Completely Infectious

Sept. 12 2014 5:54 PM An Up-Close Look at the U.S.–Mexico Border
  News & Politics
Sept. 14 2014 2:37 PM When Abuse Is Not Abuse Don’t expect Adrian Peterson to go to prison. In much of America, beating your kids is perfectly legal. 
Sept. 12 2014 5:54 PM Olive Garden Has Been Committing a Culinary Crime Against Humanity
Inside Higher Ed
Sept. 13 2014 8:38 AM “You’re More Than Just a Number” Goucher College goes transcript-free in admissions.
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 12 2014 4:05 PM Life as an NFL Wife: “He's the Star. Keep Him Happy.”
  Slate Plus
Behind the Scenes
Sept. 12 2014 5:55 PM “Do You Know What Porn Is?” Conversations with Dahlia Lithwick’s 11-year-old son.
Sept. 14 2014 11:44 PM A Little Bit Softer Now, a Little Bit Softer Now … The sad, gradual decline of the fade-out in popular music.
Future Tense
Sept. 12 2014 3:53 PM We Need to Pass Legislation on Artificial Intelligence Early and Often
  Health & Science
New Scientist
Sept. 14 2014 8:38 AM Scientific Misconduct Should Be a Crime It’s as bad as fraud or theft, only potentially more dangerous.
Sports Nut
Sept. 12 2014 4:36 PM “There’s No Tolerance for That” Pete Carroll and Jim Harbaugh say they don’t abide domestic abuse. So why do the Seahawks and 49ers have a combined six players accused of violence against women?