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Last Updated: Monday, December 10, 2007 18:17


MIAMI-US officials say Haiti's enhanced economic situation linked ...
MIAMI, CMC - Two United States officials here say that Haiti's much-improved economic situation is directly linked to better security.

Haiti at the Annual SOA Vigil
By haitianministries(haitianministries)
I have previously written about the School of Americas and its role in perpetrating human rights abuses in Haiti. The second half of this video, shot at last month's vigil to close the School of Americas, talks briefly about the ...

Which America wants to make America like Haiti and Venezuela?
By moderationist(moderationist)
“The time for confrontation has come for me,” Cynthia McKinney told about 60 supporters on December 4. Launching her quest for the Green Party Presidential nomination, McKinney compared her “revolution” to Haiti, Venezuela, and war-torn …

Ministry growth an answer to Haiti’s desperation
Haiti (MNN) — Even though Haiti is witnessing a new spate of child kidnappings, the security issue hasn’t directly had impact on Hopegivers International. Hopegivers’ Robby Brumberg says, in fact, their focus is on growth, …

Will Cynthia McKinney Be Ralph Nader 2008?
By Yid With Lid(Yid With Lid)
In the fever swamps of the political extremes, few seem to be bothered by it, just as few on the Left seem to note that Haiti is not a great model of success to be emulated. Reached at his office in San Francisco, ballot access expert …

Haitians struggle with rising costs despite gains
Reuters – USA
Haiti is the Western Hemisphere’s poorest country with an annual per capita
income of about $450, according to the World Bank. …

MB develops projects in Hait
Translated from – PORT PRINCE, Haiti (EFE) .- The executive director of the World Bank (WB), Juan Jose Daboub, today expressed his satisfaction with the development of projects that the credit agency conducted in.


Fighting AIDS in Haiti, abroad
Publicity surrounding the recent University of Arizona study linking the origins of AIDS in the United States to Haiti has resurrected fears and prejudices from the 1980s when the Centers for Disease Control designated Haitians as a …,

Father Jean-Juste
By John A. Carroll, M.D.(John A. Carroll, M.D.)
Gérard Jean-Juste’s struggles with Haiti’s criminal justice system have been a good gauge of the system’s health for the last three years. The latest episode, last month, showed that rule of law is alive in Haiti — if not exactly …

Brother, I’m Dying
St. Louis Post-Dispatch – MO, United States
Danticat was born in 1969 in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Two years later, her father, André, left for New York, hoping to create a safer and more prosperous home …


UN hopes China to play bigger role in stabilizing Haiti
Xinhua – China
7 (Xinhua) — Hedi Annabi, UN assistant secretary-general for peacekeeping operations and chief of the UN peacekeeping mission in Haiti, said Friday that he …

Fighting AIDS in Haiti, abroad – Miami,FL,USA
By DAVID ADAMS Publicity surrounding the recent University of Arizona study linking the origins of AIDS in the United States to Haiti has resurrected fears …

A walk in poverty’s shoes
Dallas Morning News – Dallas,TX,USA
“We have worked in the slums of Calcutta, hugged physically and mentally disabled orphans in Mexico City and drilled water wells in a small village of Haiti …

Confédération des travailleurs haitiens: Launches New Campaigns …
Upside Down World – Hartwick,NY,USA
Haiti, just south-east of Cuba and bordering the Dominican Republic, is host to a long thriving labor movement. With offices in all of Haiti’s ten …

Haiti: Did He Jump or Was He Pushed? The 2004 Coup Against Aristide
By Peter Hallward(SF Bay Area Independent Media Center (Indybay))
A little less than four years ago, in late February 2004, France, the US and a few other old ‘friends of Haiti’ called on the country’s elected president Jean-Bertrand Aristide to resign.

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