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Associated Press, 29 March, 2014 PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti -- Several thousand people demonstrated in Haiti's capital on Saturday to call for…
By Julia Harrington Reddy, Miami Herald, 25 March, 2014 On Sunday, Juliana Delguis Pierre went to the airport in Santo Domingo to catch a…
By Trenton Daniels, Associated Press, 28 March, 2014 BOMBARDOPOLIS, Haiti -- Jean-Romain Beltinor plunged a hoe into the rocky dirt on his…
This is the last in a four part series on the 10th anniversary of the February 29 2004 overthrow of Jean-Bertrand Aristide’s government in…
By Kim Ives, Haiti Liberté Vol. 7 No. 37, 26 March - April 1st, 2014 The Haitian government is continuing its push to turn Ile à Vache (Cow…
By Kim Ives HAITI LIBERTE, March 19 - 25, 2014 Vol. 7, No. 36  The government of President Michel Martelly is literally sealing off the…
Associated Press, 23 march, 2014 Dominican immigration officers have barred a woman of Haitian descent who's fighting for Dominican…
Carribbean 360, March 30, 2014    The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) says while Haiti has made significant progress in slowing the…
By Peter James Spielmann, Associated Press, 24 March 2014  Haiti's cholera outbreak is still the worst in the world, the top U.N. envoy…
By Ryan Mallet-Outtrim, Venezuelanalysis.com, March 19, 2014 The Venezuelan government has declared it will sever all commercial ties with…
By Jonathan M. Katz, the New Yorker, March 12, 2014 Russell Leon works under the cover of darkness as part of a small crew sworn to…
In Brazil as elsewhere in Latin America, social infrastructure and access to state-provided, decommodified goods and services are growing…
Open letter by Americas Policy Group, published on Common Frontiers, March 17, 2014 To: The Honourable John Baird Minister of Foreign…
The Canadian government has an inconsistent record of reacting to human rights abuses abroad.   Steven Zhou, Al Jazeera, 18 March 2014  …
A UN-appointed expert has publicly disagreed with the world body and called for "full compensation" for the victims of a cholera epidemic…
Ottawa Initiative & 10th anniversary‏ This is the first in a four part series leading up to the 10th anniversary of the February 29,…
By Sue Montgomery, Justice Reporter, The Montreal Gazette, February 28, 2014  Jean-Bertrand Aristide, the former priest from Haiti’s slums…
After 10 years of enthusiastic support for ouster of democratic government, former Liberal MP isn't talking by Dru Oja Jay, March 3, 2014…
Book review by Robert Everett-Green, The Globe and Mail, March 1, 2014 Canadians appalled by the violence in the Oscar-nominated film 12…
By Dan Beeton, published on Haiti Relief and Reconstruction Watch/CEPR, March 1, 2014 It has been 10 years since the February 29, 2004 coup…
By Larry Rousseau, Huffington Post, Feb 28, 2014 The February 2004 coup against the democratically elected Haitian president, Jean-Bertrand…
Fatal Assistance (2013), director Raoul Peck Reviewed here in the New York Times, Feb 27, 2014.