Latest from Emily Rauhala
  • Post Reports
How cities failed to protect the black community from the coronavirus. President Trump’s break with the World Health Organization during a pandemic. And the double-edged sword of cameras being everywhere for racial injustice protesters and police.
  • Jun 4, 2020
Trump threatens to abandon the U.N. health agency unless unspecified “improvements” are made. It’s all about China.
  • May 19, 2020
In an address referencing China’s support for multilateral institutions, the Chinese leader appeared to differentiate himself from Trump, who declined to speak at the event.
  • May 18, 2020
Fear of spreading the virus has kept health workers from administering vaccines. A U.S. threat to cut funding to the WHO could make things worse.
  • May 15, 2020
Taipei is winning new influence due to its pandemic response and diplomatic outreach, but its full participation in world health affairs remains stymied by politics.
  • May 15, 2020
Beijing responded to the announcement by pledging an additional $30 million to the global health agency.
  • Apr 27, 2020
The presence of U.S. scientists in Geneva undercuts president’s argument that the WHO failed to communicate with Washington.
  • Apr 19, 2020
A slow response and deference to China reveal a global health agency ill-suited to combat a pandemic.
  • Apr 15, 2020
Multiple deaths within U.S. families raise questions of whether those with covid-19 should be isolated outside the home.
  • Apr 14, 2020