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By Edna Bonhomme & Danny Katch, Socialist Worker, Feb. 4, 2016 Widespread anger over election fraud has forced Haiti's leaders--and...
By Haiti Election Blog, Feb. 2, 2016 Although Carnival in Haiti is well underway, the political situation continues to give Haitians little...
By Center for Economic & Policy Research (CEPR), Feb. 3, 2016 Less than three percent of Haitians would have voted in the planned...
By Brian Becker & Kim Ives, Sputnik News, Feb. 1, 2016   Listen to the radio interview   Haiti is in the midst of a...
By Kim Ives, Haiti Liberté, Jan. 27, 2016 On Jan. 22, many thousands marched over ten miles up Port-au-Prince’s Delmas road to...
By Mark Weisbrot, Al Jazeera America, Jan. 29, 2016 Journalists are taught in school to avoid euphemisms. When someone dies, they write...
By Greg Grandin, The Nation, Jan. 26, 2016  “As in the past, the United States is taking great interest in how elections in...
By Jacqueline Charles, Miami Herald, Jan. 22, 2016 Amid escalating violent protests and attacks on electoral offices around the country,...
By Maxine Waters, Black Star News, Jan. 21, 2016 Rep. Maxine Waters has sent the following Letter to Secretary of State Kerry. Dear...
By Reuters, Jan. 24. 2016 A Haitian former coup leader wanted by the United States for smuggling cocaine called on his supporters...
By Jude Celestin, OP-ED Miami Herald, Jan. 21, 2016 For four years, Haiti’s President Michel Martelly refused to hold elections. He...
By Alexis K Barnes, medium.com, Jan. 20, 2016   For 14 years, forty-year old Marline Jean did not have a toilet in her home....
By Nikolas Barry-Shaw, Boston Haitian Reporter, Jan. 20, 2016 As this Sunday’s elections approach, Haiti is in the throes of a full-...
By Jacqueline Charles, Miami Herald, Jan. 18, 2016 As the Haitian Senate prepared to induct its newest lawmakers last week, outgoing Senate...
by Yves Pierre-Louis & Kim Ives, Haiti Liberté, Jan. 20, 2016 According to Haiti’s Constitution, President Michel Martelly...
By Heather Gies & Sandra Moran, teleSUR, Jan. 13, 2016 As Guatemala’s new head of state Jimmy Morales prepares to be sworn in,...