Monthly archive

By Matt Chandler, Al Jazeera international, Dec. 28, 2015 Sitting outside her family's shack in Santa Lucia, El Seibo province, in the…
By Natalie Miller, Other Worlds, Dec. 22, 2015 An interview with Nixon Boumba, an organizer for Democratic Popular Movement (MODEP). The…
By Cynthia McKinney, Russian Television, Dec. 14, 2015   Robert Baer just made an incredibly important admission that for me comes way too…
CHAN readers, The web conference organized by the Institute for Justice & Democracy in Haiti (IJDH) is now available online. The…
David Ariosto, Al Jazeera International, Dec. 21, 2015 Haitian authorities postponed the country’s presidential and legislative elections…
A report on Guatemalan mine accuses the government and company running it, Tahoe Resources, of a military response to opposition By David…
By Vicky Baker, The Independent, Dec. 18, 2015 Journalists, gay-rights activists, student protesters, indigenous campaigners and farmers on…
By Azam Ahmed, New York Times, Dec. 12, 2015 Along this arid strip of borderland, the river brings life. Its languid waters are used to…
by Dady Chery, News Junkie Post, Dec. 9, 2015 According to the International News Safety Institute (INSI), over 100 journalists were killed…
By Kim Ives, Haiti Liberté, Dec. 16, 2015 On Dec. 11, close to 50 Haitians demonstrated at Dag Hammarskjold Plaza in front of the New York…
CHAN Readers, The BAI, Institute for Justice & Democracy in Haiti (IJDH) and other organizations have been working hard to push for…
By Nathalie Miller, Foreign Policy in Focus, Dec. 8, 2015 In October, Haitians went to the polls in a critical election for nearly 5,000…
By Beatrice Lindstrom, Center for Economic & Policy Research (CEPR), Dec. 10, 2015 “It is with great sadness that I write you this…
By Kim Ives, Haiti Liberté, Dec. 9, 2015 Haitian partisans of different political currents and candidates are coming together on Dec. 11 in…
By Brian Concannon Jr., The Hill, Dec. 8, 2015 Haiti’s President, Michel Martelly, is a charismatic showman who has been a faithful ally to…
The report documents the history and legal issues surrounding gold mining in Haiti. Canadian companies own the rights to gold mines in…
Ecuador’s Assembly Approves Constitutional Reform Package By Ryan Dube, Wall Street Journal, Dec. 3, 2015 Ecuadorian lawmakers on Thursday…
By Edwidge Dandicat, The New Yorker, Dec. 3, 2015 In the lively and graphic opening montage of the new documentary “Sweet Micky for…
By Kim Ives, Haiti Liberté, Dec. 2, 2015 Apart from the ruling party’s candidate Jovenel Moïse, who supposedly won 33% of the Oct. 25 first…
By Miami Herald Editorial Board, Dec. 2, 2015 Haiti finds itself embroiled — again — in an electoral crisis in the midst of a presidential…
Latin America: The storms that are coming By Raul Zibechi, La Jornada, Dec. 3, 2015 The end of the progressive cycle implies the…