The former governor of Alaska is going to visit the disaster and disease-stricken country with Reverend Franklin Graham and his Samaritan’s Purse relief organization.
Read more on the HuffPost here
“Gunfire and barricades were reported Thursday in the capital city of Port-au-Prince, and the U.S. State Department reissued a travel warning to the country and recommended against nonessential travel.”
And the headline reads “Sarah Palin headed to Haiti.”
I mean, seriously? I honestly cannot understand why she would be going to Haiti now. She is not an elected official, nor doe she head a humanitarian organization that is helping the Haitians. She isn’t really scoring any political points, either, because humanitarian international politics is pretty far down on the list of things that matter in Washington, or the American public. I can understand Bill Clinton visiting Haiti, but not Palin.
There’s also the chance that Sarah Palin genuinely wants to pursue a humanitarian cause and help those in need…