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By Andrew Buncombe, Independent, Jan. 13, 2018 It was never Jean Betrand Aristide’s wish to leave Haiti. In the early hours of 29 February…
By Verity Stevenson, CBC News, Jan. 13, 2018 Severson Junior Lormilus has been in Canada for less than a month, but says it already feels…
By Travis Gettys, Raw Story, Jan. 12, 2018 President Donald Trump insulted Haiti during an Oval Office meeting with lawmakers, but he once…
By Tamanisha Jennifer John, Council on Hemispheric Affairs (COHA), Jan. 9. 2018 CHIP editor's note: Follow the link to see the referenced…
By Jake Johnston, The Intercept, Jan. 10, 2018 At 5 o'clock on the morning of November 13, more than 200 Haitian police officers raided…
By Jason Markusoff, Maclean's, Jan. 10, 2018 New York City never proved to be what the songs had promised to Eugene Mabon. The 30-year-old…
By Josh Jackman, Pinknews, Jan. 10, 2018 The Inter-American Court of Human Rights reached a decision today on a marriage equality petition…
By Kim Ives, Haiti Liberté, Jan. 9, 2018 Mother Nature seemed to be sending President Donald Trump a warning when two tremors shook Haiti…
By John Marion, Haiti Liberté, Jan. 2, 2018 In October, an audit commissioned by five members of the Haitian senate—led by Senator…
By Anthony Stewart, Haiti Support Group, Jan. 2, 2018 The eye of Sauron sits atop Trump Tower. And this week his stare is fixed firmly on…
By Alison Northcott, CBC News, Jan. 2, 2018 Like many asylum seekers who have recently arrived in Montreal, Junior Amisial is eager to…
By Kim Ives, Haiti Liberté, Dec. 27, 2017 Five features characterized the year 2017 in Haiti: “corruption, corruption, corruption,…
By Medhi Hasan, UpFront, Dec. 26, 2017 The issue of immigration continues to divide public opinion around the world, but the Canadian…
By Yves Engler, Dissent Voice, Dec. 21, 2017 ‘Drain the swamp’ was a popular Donald Trump campaign slogan that referred to reducing the…
By Ellie Happel, Haiti Liberté, Dec. 20, 2017 When Haiti’s Parliament reconvenes in January 2018, awaiting it will be a draft law that…
By Karen McVeigh, The Guardian, Dec. 17, 2017 The mothers of Haiti’s “peacekeeper babies” have filed the first legal action against both…