• Aid or Trade? The Nefarious Effects of U.S. Policies

    Aid or Trade? The Nefarious Effects of U.S. Policies Centre for Research on Globalization, November 6, 2013 By Haiti Grassroots…

  • OAS to send representatives to Dominican Republic

    Organisation of American States to send representatives to the Dominican Republic Following a debate by the Permanent Council of the…

  • OAS Visit Dominican Republic after Citizenship Ruling

    Article by Caribbean 360, November 1, 2013 WASHINGTON D.C., United States, Wednesday October 30, 2013, CMC - The Secretary General…

  • Live Broadcast on Statelessness in the Dominican Republic

    Live Broadcast on Statelessness in the Dominican Republic Courtesy of The Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice & Human Rights…

  • 38th Annual Conference of the Society for Caribbean Studies – Call for Papers

    38th Annual Conference of the Society for Caribbean Studies - Call for Papers University of Glasgow, 2-4 July 2014 The Society…

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    Toward New Narratives for Haiti in 2013 and Beyond

    Representations, Revisions, Responsibilities: Toward New Narratives for Haiti in 2013 and Beyond Haiti is often cast by outsiders as a…

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    Legal Limbo for Dominicans of Haitian Descent

    The New York Times, October 24, 2013   By RANDAL C. ARCHIBOLD   SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic — For generations, people of Haitian…

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    Ghetto Biennale: UCL Seminar

    UCL Seminar: 'Haiti's Ghetto Biennale' In December 2009, Atiz Rezistans, the Sculptors of Grand Rue, hosted their first Ghetto Biennale.…

  • The Dominican Ruling which could Leave Thousands Stateless

    BBC Online, October 10, 2013 By LORENA ARROYO, BBC NEWS LATIN AMERICA & CARIBBEAN "My father came here to work,…

  • The Black Jacobins Revisited: Rewriting History Conference 2013

    The Black Jacobins Revisited: Rewriting History Conference, Liverpool To mark seventy-five years of C.L.R. James’s pioneering anticolonial classic The Black…

  • Hundreds Face Violent Forced Eviction: Urgent Action

    Urgent Action: Hundreds Face Violent Forced Eviction (Copy of statement issued by Amnesty International, 18 October 2013) Hundreds of people…

  • Black History Month Activities, 2013

    Black History Month 2013   The Haiti Support Group will be participating at a number of events as part of…

  • Protest against Dominican Republic

    Protest against Dominican Republic making People of Haitian Descent Stateless On September 25th, the Constitutional Court (CC) of the Dominican Republic…

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    Reconstructing Haiti: Our Comments

    HSG Comments on "Reconstructing Haiti"   HSG Executive Committee members Andy Leak and Mario Gousse took part in an expert…

  • Tens of thousands of families stuck in Haiti camps – IOM

    April 18, 2013  Anastasia Moloney, AlertNet original article here BOGOTA (AlertNet) - More than three years after Haiti's devastating earthquake,…

  • Haiti Cholera Mutations Could Lead to More Severe Disease

    April 16,2013  Infection control Today original article here The cholera strain that transferred to Haiti in 2010 has multiple toxin…

  • Why Richard Morse left Haiti’s government

    April 15, 2013  Catherine Porter, Toronto Star original article here Throughout his campaign and into the second year of his…

  • 2nd Haiti minister resigns in as many days

    April 11, 2013, The Tampa Tribune original article here PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Two radio stations in Haiti are reporting…

  • Haiti’s Finance Minister Resigns

    April 10, 2013  Jacqueline Charles, Miami Herald original article here Haiti's minister of finance and economy has resigned, effective immediately.…

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    Quinn and Sutton Launch Politics and Power in Haiti

    edited by Kate Quinn and Paul Sutton Date: 25th April 2013, Time: 5.30, Venue: Room 103, Institute of the Americas,…

  • Reflections on the Reconstruction

    March 26, 2013  Ayiti Kale Je/Haiti Grassroots watch For full article with illustrations and links, click here   Haitian and…

  • Departing UN official blasts Haiti’s rights record

    March 28, 2013  Trenton Daniel, Associated press in the Miami Herald, article here   The former United Nations human rights monitor…

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    Attaining Proper Food Security

    Attaining Proper Food Security From Haiti Support Group’s Haiti Briefing no 72 (October 2012) Attaining Proper Food Security Means Demanding Effective Food…

  • Michel Forst tenders resignation

    March 24, 2013 Alexander Britell, Caribbean Journal original article here Michel Forst, the United Nations' Independent Expert on the Situation…

  • Journalists Attacked by World Vision Worker

    March 21, 2013  Grassroots Watch/Kale Je original article here Two Haitian journalists were attacked by a man working for the…

  • Haitian legal system drags its heels in Duvalier case

    March 21,2013  Catherine Porter, Toronto Star original article here Alleged torture victim keeps waiting for chance to testify against Jean-Claude…

  • Haiti’s Prominent Political Party to Run

    March 21, 2013  Trenton Daniel, Montreal Gazette original article here   PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - Haiti's most prominent political party said…

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    Martelly and Washington Push For Another “Electoral Hold-Up”

    March 20, 2013  Kim Ives, Haiti Liberté original article here March 20, 2013 marks the second anniversary of a patently…

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    Haitian farmers call for ‘food sovereignty’

    March 21, 2013  Global Post original article here Hundreds of small farmers have converged on the central Haitian city of…

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    Contracting Cholera. What the UN Owes Haiti

    March 20, 2013  Isabeau Doucet, The Nation original article here I contracted cholera by the breezy beaches of Port Salut,…

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    Haitian Sweatshops: Made in the U.S.A.

    March 21, 2013  Fran Quigley, In These Times original article here When the shift changes in the late afternoon, thousands…

  • Is USAID Mainly Serving U.S. Interests?

    March 19, 2013  Center for Economic and Policy Research original article here An op-ed in Bloomberg Businessweek yesterday lays out…

  • Haiti Moves to Tighten Laws on Sexual Violence

    March 7, 2013  Ansel Herz, Inter Press Service original article here   Haiti is poised to enact major reforms to…

  • Duvalier on Trial: Justice or Joke?

    March 15, 2013 Beverly Bell, Other Worlds original article here March 15, 2013 Twenty-seven years later, the unimaginable has become…

  • Deplorable conditions for cholera patients

    March 12, 2013 Médecins Sans Frontières press release original release here A lack of funds and supplies has crippled cholera…

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    Caracol Industrial Park: Worth the risk?

    March 7, 2013  Kale Je/Haiti Grassroots Watch original article here Caracol and Port-au-Prince, Haiti, 7 March 2013 – Last October,…

  • Petrocaribe’s Oil to the Poor: Chávez Legacy in Haiti and Latin America

    March 6, 2013  Kim Ives & Dan Coughlin, Haiti Liberté original article here Tens of thousands of Haitians spontaneously poured…

  • A Tale of Two NGOs: In Haiti, Disaster Aid or Aid Disaster?

    March 6, 2013  Beverly Bell, The WIP original article here Three years after the deadly earthquake in Haiti, what has become…

  • U.S. Holds Key to Duvalier Prosecution

    March 1, 2013  Fran Quigley, Counterpunch original article here I am in the courtroom for a hearing on the cases…

  • Haiti Support Group Letter to the Guardian on UN & Cholera

    Haiti Support Group Letter to the Guardian re. UN & Cholera The following letter was written by Phillip Wearne of…

  • Duvalier Must Face Justice

    March 4, 2013  Bill O'Neill, Miami Herald original article here After 27 years and 21 days, former dictator and President-for-Life…

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    UN Behaviour Far Cry from Conscience of the World

    March 3, 2013  Ian Birrell, The Guardian original article here The organisation ducked responsibility for the cholera outbreak in denial…

  • UN fails to get its hands clean in Haiti

    March 3, 2013  Paul McGeough The Age original article here And they wonder why people throw bombs. The United Nations…

  • Cholera in Haiti: Murder by Foreigners with Internal Support

    February 27, 2013  Etant Dupain, Let Haiti Live original article here Finally, through its response to the legal complaint brought…

  • Haiti’s ‘Baby Doc’ Duvalier Hospitalised

    March 5, 2012  News 24 original article here Port-au-prince - An attorney for Jean-Claude Duvalier said on Monday that his…

  • Forced Evictions in Haiti Escalating Again

    March 4, 2013  Quixote Center original article here Over the last two months violent forced evictions targeting people living in…

  • Beaten Haitian Worker Continues Fight for $7-Per-Day Wage

    March 5, 2013  Dan Schneider, In These Times original article hereWhen Haiti's minimum wage rose to 300 Gourds ($7 US)…

  • Audit Finds US Loan Program in Haiti Filled with Flaws

    March 4, 2013  Trenton Daniel (AP) in the Windsor Star original article here PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - An audit of a…

  • Haitian Reporters Accuse President’s Security of Attack

    February 20, 2013  Sam Naik, Journalism in the Americas original article here Two Haitian journalists said they were repeatedly beaten…

  • Former Haitian Dictator Denies Abuses at Historic Hearing

    March 1, 2013  Jane Regan, Milot Milfort (IPS) original article here For the first time ever, on Thursday Haiti's former…

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