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By Jake Johnston, Center for Economic & Policy Research (CEPR), July 11, 2018  It was 2:15 on Friday afternoon, July 6th, when I got…
By Brian Concannon Jr., Miami Herald OP-ED, July 17, 2018 Saturday’s resignation of Haiti’s Prime Minister Jack Guy Lafontant, along with…
By Jacqueline Charles, Miami Herald, July 16, 2018 The United Nations’ top expert on poverty criticized the International Monetary Fund’s …
By Phil Davidson, the Independent, July 12, 2018 Lieutenant-general Henri Namphy, twice president and military ruler, of Haiti, was…
By teleSUR, July 13, 2018 After deadly protests in Haiti broke out to reject a hike on fuel prices, the IMF insists Haiti must eliminate…
By Teresa Wright, The Canadian Press, June 29, 2018 "Trudeau and other politicians must realize the real-life consequences of their words…
By Isaac Olson, CBC News, July 11, 2018 As violent protests continue to roil Haiti, a Quebec-based coalition is calling on Ottawa to put a…
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…