Haiti’s prime minister, Jean-Max Bellerive, told CNN that hundreds of thousands of people died in or from the earthquake. Haiti’s population is estimated at a little less than 10 million. Try to imagine the scale of this catastrophe.
Adam Conner put this how-to-help guide on his Facebook page. If you can help, please do. Your neighbors need you.
Update: The new estimate appears to be tens of thousands, not hundreds. This isn’t good news. It’s nightmarish news. But I thought I should update.