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HAITI: New Aljazeera Video – “Too Early for Medals in Haiti”

July 18, 2010

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Too early for medals in Haiti  by Sebastian Walker in Port-au-Prince, Haiti – July 18, 2010 Six months to the day since the earthquake, Edmond Mulet, the UN mission chief in Haiti, and assorted celebrities, politicians and NGO officials were at the presidential palace receiving medals for their role in the country’s recovery effort. On […]

Thousands in Haiti March on Aristide’s Birthday

July 18, 2010

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Please go to the Haiti Action website for article and numerous photos of the march.

Pina Interviews Journalist and Aristide’s Spokesperson: Demonstrations Expected on Aristide’s 57th Birthday

July 15, 2010

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Kevin Pina, independent journalist and documentary filmmaker interviews Ansel Herz, an independent journalist on-the-ground in Haiti and Dr. Maryse Narcisse, spokesperson for former President Jean-Bertrand Aristide and a leader in the Lavalas party.  Herz speaks extensively about camp conditions, the overall management (of lack thereof) of the camps, mega-NGOs, such as World Vision, that refuse to […]

VIDEO: Canada’s Police State – Scenes from the G-20

July 8, 2010

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O, Canada, no wonder you are such a good surrogate for your master to the south.

Venezuela, Chile to Lead Community of Latin American and Carribean States – US and Canada Need Not Apply

July 3, 2010

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04 July 2010 – 03H28  Venezuela, Chile to Head New Latin American Bloc    Venezuelan Minister of Foreign Affairs Nicolas Maduro (centre) leads the meeting of the ministers of Foreign Affairs of the member countries of the Latin American and Caribbean Summit (CALC), at the Venezuelan Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Caracas, on July 3. […]

Preval Rejects US Ideas for Election Including Return of Aristide’s Party, Lavalas, Banned in 2009

July 3, 2010

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Regardless of  “the who-hit-Johnny” of last year’s banning of the Lavalas party from the ballot, it is the largest party in the country and Haiti will have to include it in its electoral politics sooner or later.  President Preval and the Provisional Electoral Council can concoct any scheme they wish to ban Lavalas again this year, but the result […]

Honduras Delegation Update from the Quixote Center, July 1, 2010

July 2, 2010

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Honduras delegation update (July 1st) Related Programs: Alliance for Responsible Trade Honduras Quest for Peace Fri, 07/02/2010 – 12:57pm by  toml Witnessing Resistance in Honduras Quixote Centre Honduras Delegation update July 1st, 2010 Caitlin Power Hancey, Atlantic Regional Solidarity Network (ARSN)  The Honduran resistance movement is real—it is also strong, diverse, and decidedly non-violent. This […]

Global Bonapartism: The G20 and the Planet

June 25, 2010

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        Global Bonapartism: The G20 and the Planet by Prof. Vijay Prashad   Global Research, June 24, 2010 Counterpunch – 2010-06-21 We are left with the politicians who think poorly of us, and who stand back with chaos in their pale old eyes whimpering, “That is not what we wanted. No, it was not to […]

The Battle for Haiti: Which Side Are You On?

June 24, 2010

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The Battle For Haiti: Which Side Are You On? by Carl Lindskoog On March 31, speak­ing before the Inter­na­tional Donors’ Con­fer­ence for Haiti, Sec­re­tary of State Hillary Clin­ton pro­claimed the United States’ com­mit­ment to “help Haiti and to help the lead­ers of Haiti lead a recov­ery effort wor­thy of their high­est hopes.” At the con­clu­sion […]

HAITI 5 Months After Quake: Terrible Camp Conditions and Demands for Aristide’s Return

June 18, 2010

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June 18 – 20, 2010 “We Are Motivated” Haiti Five Months After the Quake By ROBERT ROTH “We have all suffered. But we are motivated right now to help our people.  That makes us strong. That allows us to go on. ”– Teacher at a mobile school/ Aristide Foundation for Democracy It is now more […]