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Casey Lesser, Artsy, August 9, 2018  According to UNESCO, some 250 million children globally leave grade school without proficiency in…
By Kim Ives, Haiti Liberté, August 8, 2018 On Sun., Aug. 5, Haitian President Jovenel Moïse nominated two-time presidential candidate Jean…
By Scott Neigh,  Talking Radical Radio, August 7, 2018 Ralph Jean-Paul of Winnipeg and Travis Ross of Montreal are two of the core members…
By Oxane Sylvestre, Global Press Journal, August 3, 2018 In the wake of price hikes that led to widespread violence here earlier this…
By Haiti Action Committee, July 30, 2018 The spark that lit the most recent rebellion was an announcement by the Haitian Prime Minister…
By David Crary, Associated Press, July 26, 2018  Like roughly a quarter of Haiti’s children, 11-year-old Franchina has spent much of her…
By Isabelle Papillon, Haiti Liberté, July 25, 2018 Our ancestors fought the first U.S. occupation of Haiti and resisted the introduction…
By Jake Johnston, The Nation, July 25, 2018 The announcement came on a Friday afternoon, late in the second half of the World Cup…
By The Jim Lehrer Show, Jim Lehrer interviews Brian Concannon (IJDH) & Cynthia Arnson (Wilson Center), July 24, 2018Cynthia Arnson, …
By Julienne Gage, Public Radio International (PRI), July 24, 2018 Marc Alain Boucicault has a vision for Haiti. It’s one that comes from…
By Brian Concannon, Insitute for Justice & Democracy in Haiti, July 18, 2018 A letter to the IJDH/BAI community, As you know, this…
By Jacqueline Charles, Miami Herald, July 19, 2018  In a country where more women die before, during and after childbirth than anywhere…
By Jane Regan, Fairness & Accuracy in Reporting (FAIR), July 19, 2018 Haiti: “riots” and “vandalized shops” (NPR, 7/15/18), “mayhem”…
By Matthew LaPierre, Montreal Gazette, July 22, 2018 About 30 protesters carried signs denouncing strict immigration policies and chanted…
By Institute for Justice & Democracy in Haiti (IJDH), Haiti Liberté, July 17, 2018 Sixty human rights organizations from Haiti and…
By Catherine Charlemagne, Haiti Liberté, July 18, 2018 Until the bitter end, Haitian Prime Minister Jack Guy Lafontant tried to hold on to…