Monthly archive

By The Public Archive, Feb. 6, 2015 THE PUBLIC ARCHIVE: Ada Ferrer is Professor of History and Latin American Studies at New York…
By Reuters, The Guardian, Feb. 20, 2015 Wildrick Guerrier, a refugee from the devastation of the 2010 Haitian earthquake, died in a Haitian…
By Catherine Porter, Toronto Star, Feb. 20, 2015 Haiti’s hero, Dr. Paul Farmer, came to town this week. By hero, I mean Farmer has saved…
Op-ed on Venezuela slips past New York Times factcheckers By Steve Ellner, published on FAIR Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting), Feb. 19,…
Amid International Outcry, Venezuelan Officials Allege Blackwater, U.S. and Canadian Links to Thwarted Coup By Lucas Koerner,…
By Jacqueline Charles, Miami Herald, Feb. 11, 2015 Haiti’s dysfunctional Senate just grew by one. Former Senate President Simon Desras who…
By Sandra Cuff, Ricochet Media, February 17, 2015 Repression and murder rampant as questions raised about Canada’s security cooperation …
By Joseph Czikk, VICE News, Feb. 12, 2015 An employee of a Canadian-owned gold mine in Cocula, Mexico is among two people still missing…
By Isabelle Papillon & Kim Yves, Haiti Liberté, Feb. 11, 2015 In the past week, two massive demonstrations and two days of a successful…
By Kevin Edmonds, Stabroek News, Jan. 26, 2015 Since Michel Martelly came to power in an election which was deeply fraught with…
By Roque Planas, Huffington Post, Feb. 11, 2015 The corpse of a Haitian man was found hanging from a tree in a public park in the Dominican…
By Erica Lloyd, Sustainable Organic Integrated Livelihoods (SOIL), January 26, 2015 What IS “EkoLakay”?  Simply put, EkoLakay is the social…
By Andrew Buncombe, The Independent, Feb. 12, 2015 Anti-government protesters in Haiti are aiming to shut down the capital city for two…
By Jacqueline Charles, Miami Herald, Feb. 5, 2015 He is one of the country’s most well-known politicians, but newly installed Prime…
By the Nicaragua Solidarity Network of Greater New York, Weekly News Update on the Americas, Feb. 10, 2015 Haiti’s Textile and Garment…
By Fernando Moyano, Truthout Feb. 11, 2015 "Uruguayans participate with 13 to 15 percent of our armed forces in peace missions. For years…
By Kim Yves, Haiti Liberté, February 10, 2015 Port-au-Prince's hilltop slum of Fort National offers a perfect example of the irony, agony,…
Can Bolivia chart a sustainable path away from capitalism?  By Chris Williams and Marcela Olivera, Truthout, Jan. 28, 2015  As through so…
By Marjorie Cohn, Consortium News, February 2, 2015 Haiti is one of the poorest countries in the world. It has suffered a devastating…
By Ángel González, The Seattle Times, Feb. 3, 2015  The Gates Foundation, Mercy Corps and others hoped ‘mobile wallets’ — cash disbursed…
By Reuters, published in Voice of America, Feb. 2, 2015 Traffic was minimal in the normally clogged streets of Haiti's capital on Monday,…
By the Institute for Justice & Democracy in Haiti (IJDH), January 27, 2015 Our first ever webinar with author Fran Quigley and IJDH…