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By Marina Jimenez, The Toronto Star, Oct. 24, 2016 A new report that documents 15 years of violence near Canadian mines in Latin America…
By Somini Sengupta & Jonathan M. Katz, New York Times, Oct. 24, 2016 Ever since United Nations peacekeepers introduced a devastating…
By Jake Johnston, Center for Economic & Policy Research (CEPR), Oct. 24, 2016 On October 10, less than a week after Hurricane Matthew…
By Milo Milford, Haiti Liberté, Oct. 25, 2016 Haiti is one of the nations most vulnerable to climate change on the planet. This is in large…
By The Stream, Al Jazeera English, Oct. 19, 2016 After another devastating natural disaster, Haiti once again needs help. With the country…
By Nathan J. Robinson, Jacobin, Oct. 22, 2016 The following is adapted from the new book Superpredator: Bill Clinton’s Use and Abuse of…
By Mark Weisbrot, Common Dreams, Oct. 25, 2016 Since a 2009 military coup against the democratic government of President Mel Zelaya,…
By Kim Ives, Haiti Liberté, Oct. 19, 2016 Two days after it said it would, the Provisional Electoral Council (CEP) finally announced on Oct…
By Azam Ahmed, New York Times, Oct. 17, 2016 When the rain comes at night in these distant mountains, the people flee what homes…
By Neil MacDonald, CBC News, Oct. 21, 2016 For the record, Stéphane Dion's office says he has so far been unable to find any evidence that…
By Jake Johnston, Center for Economic & Policy Research (CEPR), Oct. 13, 2016 Under the leadership of an interim government since…
By Nika Knight, staff writer, Common Dreams, Oct 14, 2016 As death toll from Hurricane Matthew reaches 1,000 with almost 800 people missing…
October 13, 2016 Dear reader, In three days of horror, Hurricane Matthew ripped through Haiti, causing damage that President Jocelerme…
By Kim Ives, Haiti Liberté, October 11, 2016 The damage created by Hurricane Matthew as it passed over Haiti on October 4 approaches the…
By Elaine Reyes & Kim Ives, CCTV, Oct 11, 2016 For more on Hurricane Matthew aftermath, CCTV America’s Elaine Reyes spoke to Kim Ives,…
By Al Jazeera, Oct. 9, 2016 Al Jazeera interviews Brian Concannon from the Institute for Justice & Democracy in Haiti (IJDH). The…
Extensive news stories compiled by CHAN editors, Oct. 11, 2016 Introduction by Roger Annis Haiti has been greatly weakened and impoverished…
By Jacqueline Charles, Miami Herald, Oct. 9, 2016 Before Hurricane Matthew’s apocalyptic plow through this one-time tourist haven on Haiti’…
By Mike Walter & Kim Ives, CCTV America, Oct. 6, 2016 CCTV America's Mike Walter spoke with Kim Ives, editor of the newsweekly Haïti…
By Nadia Prupis, Common Dreams, Oct. 4, 2016 The Canadian government is failing to protect women against human rights abuses by supporting…
By Jacqueline Charles & Michael Chang, Miami Herald, Oct. 5, 2016 Haitian elections officials postponed Sunday’s rerun presidential and…
By Marleine Bastien and Steven Forester, Haiti Liberté, Sept. 28, 2016 The Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) decision last  week to…
by Yves Pierre-Louis & Kim Ives, Haiti Liberté, Sept. 28, 2016 Interim President Jocelerme Privert said this week that Haiti’s Oct. 9…
By Yves. Engler, Rabble.ca, Sept. 28, 2016 Significant sums in Canadian "aid" are spent promoting international mining initiatives. In a…
By Mark Weisbrot, The Nation, Sept. 23, 2016 Human-rights organizations are supposed to defend universal principles such as the rule of law…