Samantha Power’s #Syria Problem

As Aleppo falls, the anti-genocide activist turned U.N. ambassador argues that Syria differs from past crises in which the U.S. intervened

When Samantha Power’s 7-year-old son recently asked her, “Why are all the kids in Syria always painted white or gray?” the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations recalls wishing that she had a better answer. Her son, who had often heard his mother talking about the country’s agonizing civil war, had gotten the idea from seeing photographs of ash-covered Syrian children pulled out of bombed-out rubble.

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