The Problem Outside

Linda Polman

About 150,000 refugees, standing shoulder to shoulder on a mountain plateau the size of three football fields. When I first see them, they’ve been standing there for almost three days. Somewhere in this sea of humanity there are supposed to be two small camps of the United Nations ‘ZamBat’ unit, peacekeepers from Zambia, but I don’t see them anywhere.

Telling Him
On Observation Hill