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By Kim Ives, Haiti Liberté, Nov. 25, 2015 On Nov. 24, Haiti’s Provisional Electoral Council (CEP) issued its definitive results for the Oct…
By Kim Ives, Haiti Liberté, Nov. 25, 2015 Jovenel Moïse, who supposedly leads in Haiti’s controversial presidential first-round elections,…
By Jacqueline Charles, Miami Herald, Nov. 24, 2015 A team of U.S.-based lawyers who witnessed last month’s Haitian elections say there is…
By Alexandra Fuller, National Geographic, November issue, 2015 The Haitian student photographers ranged in age from 14 to their mid-30s,…
By CEPR (Center for Economic & Policy Research), Nov. 19, 2015 A new survey from the Brazilian Igarape Institute, released today,…
By Mark Weisbrot, Tribune news Service, Nov. 8, 2015 When an earthquake struck Haiti in January 2010, killing more than 200,000 people,…
By James North, The Nation, Nov. 13, 2015 The unrest sweeping across Haiti in response to the rigged October 25 presidential election is a…
By Jacqueline Charles, Miami Herald, Nov. 12, 2015 The sole member of Haiti’s Provisional Electoral Council who did not sign the…
By Jake Johnston, NACLA (The North American Congress on Latin America), Nov. 11, 2015 Five years ago, Haiti’s current president, Michel…
By Kim Ives, Haiti Liberté, Nov. 11, 2015 Other than Jovenel Moïse of the ruling Haitian Bald Headed Party (PHTK), almost all of the other…
By Sandra E. Garcia, New York Times, Oct. 29, 2015 On any given weekday morning, children in the capital pile one behind the other on…
By Haiti Elections Blog, Nov. 5, 2015 The CEP announced the release of preliminary results for the  October 25 presidential election today…
By CEPR (Center for Economic & Policy research), Nov. 3, 2015 On Monday, Haiti’s Provisional Electoral Council (CEP) announced that the…
By Mike Mariani, The Atlantic. Oct. 28, 2015 In the original script for 1968’s Night of the Living Dead, the director George A. Romero…
The violent overthrow of Haiti’s President Jean-Bertrand Aristide in 1991 and 2004 coups has ripped aside the democratic pretensions of US…