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Bangladesh factory owners dispute Walmart claim Retailer says it offered $50 million in low-cost loans to improve safety conditions,...
​Enclosed are three news articles reporting on the rising pressures on factory owners and operators in Haiti to pay the legal minimum...
Nov 24, 2013--Today, a presidential election takes place in Honduras. Leading the polls is the self-described socialist candidate Xiomara...
By Kim Ives, Haiti Liberte, Nov 20, 2013 Huge demonstrations in Haiti calling for President Michel Martelly to step down are growing in...
By Roger Annis, Nov 14, 2013 A very informative and revealing story about the lawsuit against the United Nations over cholera in Haiti...
By Marc Frank, Reuters, November 8, 2013 HAVANA, Nov 7 - Cuba rolled out a master plan this week to reform food production and sales...
By Alessandro Tinonga and Nicole Colson, published in Socialist Worker (U.S.), Nov 12, 2013 "WORSE THAN hell." That's how...
By Roger Annis, Nov 9, 2013 Two months ago, the Ottawa Citizen published a photo story of Canadian soldiers patrolling the streets of...
By Haiti Grassroots Watch, Oct 10, 2013 U.S. aid and trade policies related to hunger and Haitian agriculture over the past three...
By Kim Ives, Haiti Liberté, Oct 29, 2013 Following a visit earlier this month from Haitian Senator Moïse Jean-Charles,...
By Kim Ives, Haiti Liberté, Oct 22, 2013 Over 1000 people massed in front of a police station in the Martissant section of Port-...
By Randal C. Archibold, New York Times, Oct 24, 2013 SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic — For generations, people of Haitian...
By Kevin Edmonds Oct 24, 2013--It has been almost four years since Haiti was hit by the 7.0 earthquake which left over 100,000 dead and...
By Haiti Relief and Reconstruction Watch, Oct 22, 2013 The AP reported yesterday that, “the number of Haitians still displaced by...
Two news reports enclosed. Group Says Haitian Garment Workers Are Shortchanged on Pay By Randal C. Archibold and Steven Greenhouse,...
By the Caribbean Journal staff, Thursday, Oct 10, 2013 Despite hundreds of millions of dollars appropriated for Haiti, the results of...