Haiti is the laboratory for Western Imperialism: US, France, Caribbean, Lula (With Dr. Jemima Pierre)

By India & Global Left, April 13, 2024

In this podcast, we discuss the historical context of the current political situation in Haiti. Prof. Jemima Pierre walks us through the European colonialism of the island of Hispaniola, the transatlantic political economy of slavery, the Haitian Revolution, the collective punishment of Haiti, the US intervention in 1915, and the politics of the last 7 decades or so.

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Posted May 10, 2024