Monthly archive

SOIL has just released its annual report. Founded in 2006, SOIL has been transforming wastes into resources in Haiti. Through the use of…
By Pablo Medina Uribe, Slant News, Oct. 27, 2015 Jimmy Morales, a Evangelical Christian and a former TV star who has never held public…
By Jake Johnston, VICE NEWS, Oct. 26, 2015 After violence and fraud marred legislative elections in August, voting was significantly…
By Associated Press, Oct. 26, 2015 Haiti’s voters have spoken. But nobody’s quite sure what they’ve said. Even tentative results of Sunday’…
By Kim Ives and Yves Pierre-Louis, Haiti Liberté, Oct. 28, 2015 The international press and some observers have trumpeted that Haiti’s Oct…
By Haiti Elections Blog, Oct. 16, 2015   On October 6, Secretary of State John Kerry stopped in Haiti to meet with President Michel…
By Yves Pierre-Louis & Daniel Tercier, Haiti Liberté, Oct.21, 2015 A new specialized police unit and affiliated local gangs unleashed a…
By Prospery Raymond, The Guardian, Oct. 12, 2015 The border between Haiti and the Dominican Republic is a hub of non-stop activity, as…
By Kevin Moran & Azadeh Shashshahani, The Hill, Oct. 13, 2015 Haiti’s sham election on Aug. 9, 2015 was characterized by extremely low…
By Fran Quigley, Foreign Policy in Focus, Oct. 14, 2015 This article is a joint publication of Foreign Policy In Focus and TheNation.com…
By Matthew Russell Lee, Inner City Press, Oct. 14, 2015 Five years after the UN brought cholera to Haiti, and on the morning the UN…
By Haiti election Blog, Oct. 9, 2015 The following is an unofficial translation of an editorial published in Le Nouvelliste on Tuesday,…
By Kim Ives, Haiti Liberté, Oct. 14, 2015 Five years ago this month, the first cases of cholera in more than a century started to multiply…
By Yves Pierre-Louis, Haiti Liberté, Oct. 6, 2015 Sep. 30, 2015 was a joyous day this year, although it marked the 24th anniversary of the…
By Miami Herald, Oct. 3, 2015 On the surface, Haiti’s presidential elections seem to be a robust competition. Fifty-four candidates are…
By CEPR (Center for Economic & Policy Research), Oct. 8, 2015 Recently released e-mails from Hillary Clinton’s private server reveal…
By Alheli Picazo, Ottawa Citizen, Oct. 1, 2015 In 2014, on the shores of Lake Geneva and next to the UN Office of the High Commissioner for…
By Gerald Horne, Monthly Review, October 2015 The Haitian Revolution, the product of the first successful slave revolt, was truly world-…
By Brian Concannon Jr., op-ed in Miami Herald, Monday, Oct. 5, 2015 Secretary of State John Kerry heads to Haiti Tuesday with a chance to…
By Associated Press, Sept 30, 2015 Twice-ousted Haitian president Jean-Bertrand Aristide urged thousands of supporters gathered outside his…
By Jacqueline Charles, Miami Herald, Oct. 2, 2015 A member of Haiti’s Provisional Electoral Council resigned Friday, raising concerns about…