WMRA | August 9, 2019
“Just think of the arrogance,” says Lawrence Gostin, who heads the Center on National and Global Health Law at Georgetown University. “Who are you to assume that you can do better than they can? It’s not your judgment call to make.”
Gostin adds that while the circumstances of Bach’s case may seem exceptional, he sees her actions as stemming from an attitude many Americans bring to developing countries.
“The American cultural narrative is that these countries are basket cases.”