Haiti's Jimmy "Barbecue" Chérizier: Gang leader or revolutionary? | The Chris Hedges Report

By Chris Hedges, The Real News Network, April 14, 2023

Jimmy "Barbecue" Chérizier has been placed in the international spotlight as an emblem of Haiti's purported "gang problem." But who is Chérizier really? A new documentary series, Another Vision: Inside Haiti's Uprising, offers a different view of Chérizier—not as the leader of a criminal enterprise, but as a political figure leading an armed revolutionary movement. Directors Dan Cohen and Kim Ives join The Chris Hedges Report to discuss their new project.

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Posted April 20, 2023