Learn About Haiti
On 21/22 June 2010 the Institute of the Americas and the David Nicholls Trust held a very useful Conference “From Duvalier to Preval: Haiti Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow”. The Conference covered a whole range of political, cultural and social issues. Click here for the full programme.
Clinton attacks slow Haiti quake progress By Andrew Gully (AFP) SANTO DOMINGO — Former US president Bill Clinton has criticized
Photo: President Preval – © NewsHour
BY JACQUELINE CHARLES, Miami Herald, Jan. 02, 2011
Gonaïves – Some 207 years after their enslaved ancestors broke the shackles of slavery, Haitians commemorated their country’s birth as the world’s first black republic amid crisis and uncertainty.
Paramilitaries, Cronyism and Corruption – Popular Democracy Under Attack November 15, 2012 by BEN TERRALL Counterpunch, original article here Haitian
Photo: Baby Doc when in power (1975) – © Corbis/a-birdie
Los Angeles Times, by Allyn Gaestel, January 26, 2011
Jean-Claude Duvalier’s unexpected return to Haiti after 25 years has awakened the ghosts of his repressive rule.
Singer Faces Former First Lady in Presidential Runoff The Miami Herald – By Jacqueline Charles and Trenton Daniel – February
The Washington Post – By William Booth – February 1, 2011 PORT-AU-PRINCE – In the days after the earth shook
National Forum for Decentralisation Discusses Way Forward [This is a series of four articles on the debates which took place
MINUSTAH’s Upcoming Renewal: Setback for Democracy in Haiti. October 11, 2012 Kevin Edmonds, The Other Side of Paradise, NACLA. Original
Les Organismes de Droits Humains Déplorent le Mépris des Autorités … jeudi 17 février 2011 P-au-P, 17 févr. 2011 [AlterPresse]