Jonathan M. Katz
Jonathan M. Katz

Jonathan M. Katz is the author of The Big Truck That Went By: How the World Came to Save Haiti and Left Behind a Disaster. His next book, on the legacy of American empire, will be published by St. Martin’s Press.

The World
March 30 2017 5:53 AMWhat They Knew, and When They Knew ItNew emails reveal just how soon American officials realized the U.N. had brought cholera to Haiti. What they did next helped pave the way for Trump.
The World
April 14 2016 3:38 PMThe Killer Hiding in the CDC Map What caused Haiti’s cholera epidemic? The CDC museum knows but won’t say.  
Politics
Sept. 22 2016 1:15 PMThe Clintons Didn’t Screw Up Haiti Alone. You Helped.Trump has turned Haiti into the new symbol of Bill and Hillary’s crookedness. If only things were that simple.
The World
Feb. 25 2013 2:12 PMHumanitarian MalfeasanceThe United Nations is responsible for killing more than 8,000 Haitians since 2010. And it’s not even willing to say it’s sorry.