Chris Herlinger is international correspondent to Global Sisters Report and also writes on humanitarian and international issues for NCR. He has reported from South Sudan and Darfur, Sudan, as well as numerous other locales, including Haiti, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Israel and the Occupied Territories, Kenya and Ethiopia and Liberia. He is the co-author, with Paul Jeffrey, of books on Haiti and Darfur, published by Seabury, and a third, on global hunger, published in 2015.

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NatGeo documentary 'The Territory' spotlights the war for the future of the Amazon

Movie review: From its first moments, "The Territory" places the viewer in a new kind of war — the war for the future of the Amazon Basin, and what it portends for Indigenous Brazilians, Brazil and even the planet.

Book Review

'The Afghanistan Papers' exposes deceit in the conduct of a long, futile war

Book review: As bad as the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan was, the real shame was the conduct of the war itself, a fact supported by Craig Whitlock's bestselling The Afghanistan Papers: A Secret History of the War.

Book Review

'You Don't Belong Here' spotlights three women journalists in the Vietnam War

Book review: Elizabeth Becker's new book is an accomplished and deeply reported account of three female journalists who were pioneers at a time when war reporting was very much a male domain.


A Good Friday reflection from a Europe at war (again)

Perspective: My Good Friday experience came early this year. I can pinpoint it to the day in early March when, during an assignment covering the Ukrainian refugee crisis in Poland, I visited Auschwitz-Birkenau.