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By Kim Ives, Haiti Liberté, July 11, 2018 Haiti exploded this past week in a nationwide uprising whose watchwords are “nou bouke,” meaning…
By Brian Becker & Tim Schwarz, Sputnik News, July 10, 2018 A general strike broke out in Haiti Friday, provoked by austerity measures…
By Joshua Hersh and Harriet Dedman, VICE News, July 5, 2018 Haiti hasn't had a military since 1995, when it was disbanded after a series…
By Catherine Charlemagne, Haiti Liberté, July 4, 2018 Did the cash-strapped Haitian government spend up to $14 million to buy 3000 flat-…
By Al Jazeera, July 8, 2018 Haiti's government has suspended a proposal that would have nearly doubled fuel prices after violent protests…
By Patrick Lovett & Rebecca Martin, france24.com, July 5, 2018 In the past 30 years, in France alone, 7,000 Haitian children have been…
By International Association of Democratic Lawyers (IADL), July 3, 2018 Oral statement delivered by Micòl Savia, IADL permanent…
By Marie Michelle Felicien, Global Press Journal, July 2, 2018 In a small home in Chansolme, a municipality in northwestern Haiti, Frantzy…
By Jeb Sprague, Haiti Liberté, June 27, 2018 4.The FLRN (2000–2005) and beyond Paramilitarism’s fourth phase occurred through the…
By Jeb Sprague, Haiti Liberté, June 20, 2018 (The second of three parts) There are four different phases of contemporary paramilitarism…
By Kate Corrigan, Pulitzer Center, June 19, 2018 Youlette (whose name has been changed to protect her privacy) was a woman in her 30’s,…
By Tariq Zaidi, BBC News, June 17, 2018 Behind the brightly painted exterior of Jalousie, one of Haiti's largest slums, lives a community…
By Joshua Jelly-Schapiro, New York Review of Books, June 2, 2018 Haiti, good historians agree, is where the Enlightenment came home to…
By Jeanette Charles, Haiti Solidarity, June, 2018 After 35 years of incarceration, political prisoner and freedom fighter Oscar López…
By Jacqueline Charles, Miami Herald, June 15, 2018 More than 100 members of Congress are sounding the alarm over Haiti's deadly cholera…
By Al Jazeera, June 14, 2018 Haiti has permanently banned UK-based charity Oxfam from operating in the country following allegations of…