Sweatshops & Labour

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    Undermining accountability in the new gold rush: The Miners Next Door (HB77)

     27 Download(s) Haiti’s government heralds recent discoveries of gold and silver on its side of the island as the bootstrap…

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    Building Back Failure – Bigger But No Better Caracol: None of Your Business (HB75)

     17 Download(s) Bill and Hillary Clinton hyperbole aside, even its lead- ing cheerleaders never actually expected much of the Caracol…

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    Caracol : c’est pas vos affaires (HB75)

     392 Download(s) Le cumul des échecs : plus grand mais pas mieux

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    Petrol Price Rise Fuels Discontent (HB48)

     261 Download(s) In January, the cash-strapped Haitian government bowed to pressure from the International Monetary Fund and withdrew the state…

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    Long Hot Summer for Aristide (HB47)

     258 Download(s) The government of Jean-Bertrand Aristide, which came to power with a landslide electoral victory only two years ago,…

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    Feeling the Fallout from the attacks on the US (HB44)

     224 Download(s) The United States’ declaration of a “war on terrorism” following the 11 September attacks was met with some…

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    Time for the ‘Politicians’ to Step Aside (HB43)

     241 Download(s) Diplomatic missions have come and gone. Eleventh hour meetings have been boycotted; others have been postponed. Shots have…

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    Solidarity Boosts Union Action (HB40)

     282 Download(s) After a year-long campaign, the labour union representing some 300 workers at the Marnier-Lapostelle orange plantation in northern…

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    Unwelcome, Unwanted: Haitian Migrant Workers (HB37)

     558 Download(s) When a boat carrying some 400 Haitians ran aground just two miles off the Florida coast on New…

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    Lavalas Splits, Violence Increases (HB23)

     269 Download(s) The ‘gran manjè‘ – literally the big eaters – are the ‘fat cats’, the corrupt politicians, the government…