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By Jake Johnston, CounterSpin, Nov. 1, 2019 Also on the show: Listen to this sentence from the New York Times: “Weeks of unrest around…
By Michael Laxer, The Left Chapter, Oct. 31, 2019  Canada's total hypocrisy and double standards in South and Central America are on full…
By Elana Gordon, Public Radio International (PRI), Oct. 30, 2019 Haiti has been paralyzed for weeks. Protesters, angered over government…
By Greg Beckett, Sapiens.org, Oct. 28, 2019 For the past seven weeks, Haiti has been brought to a standstill by almost daily protests and…
By Prensa Latina, Oct. 24, 2019 After controversial exchanges on social networks between the Haitian government and private electricity…
By Jemina Pierre, Black Agenda Report, Oct. 16, 2019 The ongoing protests in Haiti are ultimately directed against the “Core Group” – US…
By: Open letter posted to The Bullet, Oct. 29 2019 Open letter calling on the Canadian government to stop backing a corrupt, repressive…
By Yves Engler, Oct. 27, 2019 Haiti is the site of the most sustained popular uprising among many that are currently sweeping the globe.…
By Jon Lee Anderson, the New Yorker, Oct. 24, 2019 The Republic of Haiti is suffering a meltdown. It has been for decades, but lately…
By Isabel Macdonald, the Intercept, Oct. 22, 2019 Since Haiti was struck by a devastating earthquake in 2010, an estimated 59,000 Haitians…
By AFP, Oct. 22, 2019 Thousands of Catholics demanding the resignation of Haiti's president marched through the capital Tuesday, becoming…
By Amelie Baron, AFP, Oct. 20, 2019 With protests rocking the streets, some prison authorities in Haiti have confined inmates to cells…
By Kim Ives, Haiti Liberté, Oct. 16, 2019 What happens when the unstoppable force meets the immovable object? In Haiti, the answer seems…
By Evens Sanon, Associated Press, Oct. 17, 2019 Haiti’s embattled president was forced on Thursday to hold a private ceremony amid heavy…
By Frances Madeson, Truthout, Oct. 16, 2019 It’s getting hard not to notice that U.S. corporate media is covering pro-democracy protests…
By Sandra Wisner, Al Jazeera, Oct. 15, 2019 Today, the UN ends its 15-year long peacekeeping presence in Haiti. Ostensibly sent to…