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By Yves Pierre-Louis, Haiti Liberté, Feb. 24, 2016 A week after the promise-filled installation of the Senate’s ex-president...
By Nancy Young, Institute for Justice & Democracy in Haiti (IJDH), Feb. 22, 2016 There were two press conferences the day before the...
By Alexander Main, New York Times OP-ED, Feb. 16, 2016 Last spring and summer, huge protests set off by corruption scandals engulfed two...
By Nahlah Ayed, Joanne Levasseur, Jacques Marcoux, & Tracy Seeley, CBC News, Feb. 22, 2016   Canadian-made weapons may have...
By Victoria Koski-Karell, Truthout, Feb. 20, 2016 We made our way down the steep bank to the meandering river, Haiti's largest: the...
By Susan Farkas, IRIN films, Feb. 10, 2016 Hundreds of thousands of people of Haitian descent living in the Dominican Republic are at risk...
by Marie Laurette Numa and Kim Ives, Haiti Liberté, Feb. 17, 2016 Since the Feb. 6 agreement reached between outgoing President...
By Jacqueline Charles, Miami Herald, Feb. 14, 2016 The former head of Haiti’s Senate and National Assembly was elected the country...
By Haiti election Blog, Feb. 14, 2016 Update: Jocelerme Privert has been elected provisional president by the National Assembly....
By Jacqueline Charles, Miami Herald, Feb. 7, 2016 Thirty years after beginning its frail democracy with the fall of President-for-Life Jean...
by Kim Ives, Haiti Liberté, Feb. 3, 2016 Extrapolating on an observation made by his teacher Hegel, Karl Marx once famously remarked...
By Joshua Steckley & Beverley Bell, Other Worlds, Jan. 21, 2016 This report is based on extensive interviews, on-site and via phone,...
By Institute for Justice & Democracy in Haiti (IJDH), Jan. 29, 2016 Human rights advocates welcome a new study by Yale...
By Edna Bonhomme & Danny Katch, Socialist Worker, Feb. 4, 2016 Widespread anger over election fraud has forced Haiti's leaders--and...
By Haiti Election Blog, Feb. 2, 2016 Although Carnival in Haiti is well underway, the political situation continues to give Haitians little...
By Center for Economic & Policy Research (CEPR), Feb. 3, 2016 Less than three percent of Haitians would have voted in the planned...