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By Lorenzo Fiorito, rabble.ca, October 17, 2014 The United Nations Security Council has renewed for one year its military occupation of...
By Olivia Crellin, america.aljazeera.com, October 22, 2014 Delama Georges lives one stop from the end of the No. 2 train line in Brooklyn,...
By Fran Quigley, opendemocracy.net, October 22, 2014 Chris Jochnick recently posed a critically important question when he asked if...
By Thomas Péralte & Kim Ives, Haiti Liberté, October 22, 2014 On Oct. 17, the 208th anniversary of the assassination of...
By Ben Terrall, counterpunch, October 12, 2014 The October 4 death of former Haitian dictator Jean-Claude Duvalier in Port-au-Prince has...
For the 10th year since the forcible removal of elected Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide from Haiti, the United Nations has renewed...
By Reuters, in New York Times, April 16, 2014 A post-earthquake housing program in Haiti financed by the United States Agency for...
By Paul Farmer, in "Diary', London Review of Books, Vol 36, #20, Oct 23, 2014 I have just returned from Liberia with a group of...
Congressional hearing on FRAPH documents (Haiti) Radio Kajou, USA, Oct 7 2014  Q - the reports that the U.S. has some documents which...
By Thomas Peralte, Haiti Liberte, Oct 7, 2014 On Sat., Oct. 4, 2014, at about 10 am, word of the death of Haiti's former tyrant, Jean-...
Quest for Philippines typhoon data spins in Canada’s bureaucracy’s vortex To try to find out how many Typhoon Haiyan victims...
By Jacqueline Charles, The Miami Herald, Oct. 8, 2014 Haiti’s former President-for-life Jean-Claude “Baby Doc” Duvalier...
Canada, the U.S., and international financial institutions are pouring millions into security programming in Central America, in part to...
Canada made the biggest monetary cut to foreign aid of any country in 2013, marking a four-year national low, an international report...
By Roger Annis, published on Truthout, Oct. 8, 2014 Jean-Claude Duvalier, the tyrant who ruled Haiti from 1971 to 1986, has died in Haiti...
By Amy Wilentz, published on her website, Oct 5, 2014 Jean-Claude Duvalier is dead. I never met him. I saw him just once, at the airport in...