Gary Bass is an Assistant Professor of Politics and International Affairs and the Elias Boudinot Bicentennial Preceptor at Princeton University. He is the author of Stay the Hand of Vengeance: the Politics of War Crimes Tribunals, a study of the history of war crimes tribunals going back to the early 19th century. Before going to Princeton, he was a reporter for “The Economist” in Washington and in California. He wrote extensively about the former Yugoslavia war crimes tribunal, and most recently has been doing reporting on the Milosevic trial, and has an article in “Foreign Affairs” on the Milosevic trial. He has also written for the “New York Times,” the “Washington Post,” the “Boston Globe,” the “New Republic,” and other publications.