Two weeks since Cyclone Sidr hit Bangladesh
the death toll has been estimated as at least 3,500, but the Bangladeshi Red
Cross estimates that it could climb to 10,000. In any case the ruling class
don't yet know. This is a disaster on an almost unimaginable scale: more than 2
million people displaced and without shelter, untold numbers left without food
or water for days, among 5 million affected in all...