Media, Comment and Analysis from the Haiti Support Group
Comments and analysis. Longer articles selected by the Haiti Support Group editorial team for their strength in analysing and presenting aspects of life in Haiti.
We hope that these insights will help offer readers a more profound understanding of Haiti, its culture and unique history and how these issues relate to contemporary issues in the country.
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Double standards: The UN Condemns Baby Doc, but Exonerates itself. March 2, 2013 The Economist. Original story here IN THE
Cholera in Haiti: Murder by Foreigners with Internal Support. February 27, 2013 Etant Dupain, Let Haiti Live. Original article here
Duvalier Hearing Could be Historic Despite U.S. Obstruction. February 20, 2013 Centre for Economic and Policy Research. Original article here
The Promise, Politics and Profit of Primary Education for All. From Haiti Briefing 73 (February 2013) On May 26, 2011,
UK/Europe visit by leading Haitian human rights lawyer: put Haitians in charge of their own development The second anniversary of
Outsourcing sovereignty – An interview with Justin Podur on Haiti’s new dictatorship January 1, 2013 Isabeau Doucet, briarpatch magazine. Original
Speech delivered by Phillip Wearne of the HAITI SUPPORT GROUP as part of a House of Commons public meeting on