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By Marlene Daut, The Conversation, June 30, 2020 In the wake of George Floyd’s killing, there have been calls for defunding police…
By Anne Myriam Bolivar, Global Press Journal, June 28, 2020 One morning in late February, Jean Joseph was driving to his hardware store in…
By Kim Ives, Haiti Liberté, June 24, 2020 After receiving de facto political asylum in the U.S. 26 years ago, former Haitian paramilitary…
By Kim Ives, Haiti Liberté, June 23, 2020 Dozens of mourners from New York’s Haitian community turned out for the funeral of Ernst Janus…
By Chandler Thornton & Etant Dupain, CNN, June 10, 2020 As Haiti's number of Covid-19 cases rises into the thousands, international…
By Jane Regan, The North American Congress on Latin America (NACLA), June 9, 2020 The official Covid-19 death toll in Haiti stood at only…
By Kim Ives, Haiti Liberté, June 7, 2020 On the afternoon of Sun., Jun. 7, over 2,000 protesters thronged central Brooklyn’s Grand Army…
By Haitian Times, June 7, 2020 A fire, whose cause remains unknown, devastated the electrical generation installations of the Gheskio…
By Jake Johnston, Haiti Liberté, June 3, 2020 First, I want to thank Congresswoman Wilson for convening this forum and for her leadership…
By Jacqueline Charles, Miami Herald, June 6, 2020 The streaming service Netflix on Saturday removed the ninth episode of its History 101…
By Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), June 5, 2020 The number of people testing positive for the new coronavirus in Haiti has spiked…
By Adam Voiland, NASA, June 1, 2020 Ten years after a magnitude 7.0 earthquake turned parts of Port-au-Prince into a hellscape, reminders…
By Yves Engler, Canadian Dimension, June 1, 2020 Do black lives in Haiti matter to the Canadian government? At the time of writing, Justin…
By Jacqueline Charles, Miami Herald, May 27, 2020 With COVID-19 infections spiking in Haiti, where fevers are quickly spreading inside the…
By Amy Goodman, Democracy NOW, May 26, 2020 ICE is moving ahead with plans to deport more Haitian immigrants amid the pandemic, including…
by Sandra Wisner & Beatrice Lindstrom, Al Jazeera, May 22, 2020 In an unprecedented move, 14 United Nations-appointed human rights…