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By Keston K. Perry. Al Jazeera, Sept.  For months now, Haiti has been shaken by intensifying protests. A deepening economic crisis and…
By IJDH Staff (Institute for Justice & Democracy in Haiti), Sept. 27, 2019 Monday, September 23rd at the IAHCR hearing, IJDH and BAI…
By Jane Regan, NACLA (North American Congress on Latin America), Sept. 26, 2019 An Associated Press photographer and a security guard were…
By Kim Ives, Haiti Liberté, Sept. 24, 2019 A senator wildly firing his pistol wounded two outside Parliament. Demonstrators marched up to…
By Ruaridh Nicoll, the Guardian, Sept. 22, 2019 Last Sunday, Rony Marceline was riding his motorbike out of Ouanaminthe, a muggy,…
By Samuel Maxime, Haiti Liberté, Sept. 18, 2019 In Port-au-Prince, normally bustling streets were empty as the nation is in a “lockdown…
By Prensa Latina, Sept. 18, 2019 Haitian opposition senators have set new conditions to hold the ratification session for Prime Minister…
By Paisley Dodd, The New Humanitarian, Sept. 16, 2019 When Hurricane Dorian struck the Bahamas, houses on the Abaco islands were stripped…
By Habiba Nosheen & Andrew Culbert, CBC News, Sept. 16, 2019 When the United Nations launched an investigation into the allegation…
By Gabriella Gonzales, Borgen Magazine, Sept. 16, 2019 In 2010, an earthquake in Haiti killed more than 200,000 people and left thousands…
By Sandra Lemaire, VOA News, Sept. 13, 2019 Haitian Senator Willot Joseph, a member of the ruling PHTK party (Pati Ayisyen Tet Kale),…
By Kim Ives, Haiti Liberté, Sept. 4, 2019 On Sep. 2, demonstrators blocked major roads in Haiti’s capital, Port-au-Prince, with burning…
By Milo Milfort, Enquet'Action , Aug. 29, 2019 Throughout history, Enquet’Action has found a certain insistence on wanting to establish…
By Prensa Latina, Aug. 23, 2019 Haiti is on the path to experiencing an economic downturn, after five years of economic stagnation,…
By AFP, Sept. 1, 2019 Haiti´s long-suffering population has faced an extra burden for more than a week: closed service stations and lines…
By Steve Inskeep, NPR, Aug. 30, 2019 In a new short story by Edwidge Danticat, a mother and daughter need to have a hard talk. So they go…