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By Adam Raney, Al Jazeera International, July 19, 2015 In a developing series, Al Jazeera's Adam Raney reports from Haiti and the Dominican…
by Kim Ives, Haiti Liberté, July 29, 2015 On the morning of Wed., Jul. 28, 1915, U.S. Marines landed near Port-au-Prince, beginning a…
By Greg Grandin, The Nation, July 28, 2015 “Are you Haitian?” That’s the question the Dominican consular officer in New York City asked of…
By Penelope Simons & Audrey Macklin, The Globe & Mail, July 24, 2015 The United Nations called Canada to account Thursday for its…
By Amy Goodman, Democracy Now, July 28, 2015 In Honduras, as many as 25,000 people marched Friday demanding the resignation of Honduran…
By teleSUR, July 18, 2015 The government of the Dominican Republic has rejected a dialogue with Haiti requested by the head of the…
By Kim Ives, Haiti Liberté, July 22, 2015 Last week’s U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Subcommittee hearing on Haiti did not turn into a…
By Samuel Maxime, Haiti Sentinel, July 22, 2015 The head of the European Union’s Election Observation Mission in Haiti says the group she…
By Haiti Elections Blog, July 24, 2015   With legislative elections set to take place two weeks from Sunday, Haiti’s electoral campaign has…
By Center for Economic & Policy Research (CEPR), July 21, 2015  After launching the electoral campaign of his political party, Parti…
By Joshua Keating, Slate, July 22, 2015 André Joseph recalls that his crops were almost ready to harvest the night a group of men armed…
By Al Jazeera International, July 22, 2015 Haitians have marched in Port-au-Prince in solidarity with the thousands of undocumented…
By Thelma Mejia, Upside Down World, July 21, 2015 A Honduran spring is happening, led by young people mobilising over the social networks,…
By Peter Dizikies, MIT News Office, July 20, 2015 This month, Haiti's government announced a new policy to educate students in Kreyòl, the…
By BNN News, Institute for Justice & Democracy in Haiti (IJDH), July 21, 2015 What is going on at the Haiti-Dominican Republic border…
By Justin Eliott & Laura Sullivan, ProPublica, July 21, 2015 The American Red Cross is under pressure this week to answer detailed…
Alter Presse, Haiti, le mardi 21 juillet 2015  À l’occasion du 28 juillet 2015, date qui ramène le 100e anniversaire de la première…
By Amelia Hintzen, Upside Down World, July 17, 2015 On Wednesday June 17, the deadline for Haitian immigrants and people of Haitian descent…
By Samuel Maxime, Haiti Sentinel, July 14, 2015 Members of the international community were in attendance for the launching of the 2015…
By teleSUR, June 24, 2015 Bill Fletcher, host of teleSUR’s The Global African, interviews social rights attorney Elizi Danto, scholar of…
By New York Times Editorial Board, New York Times, July 11, 2015 In 2013, the Dominican Republic’s highest court issued an unconscionable…
By Jake Johnston, Al Jazeera International, July 15, 2015 The U.S. Agency for International Development gave nearly $100,000 to a Haitian…
By CEPR (Center for Economic & Policy Research), July 10, 2015 In September 2013 the Dominican Republic’s Constitutional Court ruled…
By IJDH (Institute for Justice & Democracy in Haiti), July 15, 2015 On July 14, 2015, over 100 professors and fellows from all over the…
By Kasia Mika, Haiti Elections, July 12, 2015   No matter how many times you count it, the numbers just don’t add up. Out of 1809…
By Fran Quigley, CounterPunch, July 10, 2015 The announcement by the Institute for Justice and Democracy in Haiti was only a slight…
By Staff Writer, teleSUR, June 15, 2015 As opponents of Ecuador's President Rafael Correa made calls on social media for a military coup, a…
By Lee fang, The Intercept, July 6, 2015 The Hillary Clinton emails released last week include some telling exchanges about the June 2009…
By Opal Tometi, Huffingtonpost, July 7, 2015 Approximately two weeks ago, an estimated 250,000 Dominicans of Haitian descent have been…
By Yves Pierre-Louis, Haiti Liberté, July 8, 2015 While unemployment, abject poverty, unsanitary conditions, food insecurity, and other…