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New Carib/LatAm Group Will Plan Assistance to Haiti — US/Canada Need Not Apply

February 12, 2010

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Caribbean and Latin-American Nations to create an entity without the US HAVANA, Cuba, Feb 12 (acn) The Summit of the Caribbean and Latin-American Unity will be held on Feb 22-23; in Cancun, Mexico, where the American nations will lay the foundations to create an organization that integrates all of the region’s 33 countries but Canada […]

HAITI VIDEO from Al Jazeera: “The Politics of Rebuilding” (Avi Lewis Reporting for Faultlines)

February 12, 2010

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State Dept. Briefing – HAITI: Foreign Criticism of US – Spokesman Never Had A Chance

January 26, 2010

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Source:  Mathaba.net State Department Daily Briefing PJ Crowley Spokesman January 26, 2010 EXCERPT ON HAITI QUESTION: P.J., the Secretary had some very harsh words this morning about foreign criticism of the Haiti relief efforts. And minutes after she spoke, the Italian prime minister released a statement distancing himself from the remarks of his own safety […]

ALBA Declaration on Haiti, 1/25/10

January 26, 2010

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ALBA Declaration on Haiti Final Declaration of the Extraordinary Meeting of the Political Council of the ALBA, January 25, 2010. *Following is the full text of the final declaration of the meeting at the Miraflores Palace, on Monday, between President Hugo Chávez, the Prime Minister of the Commonwealth of Dominica, Roosevelt Skerrit and the foreign […]

ALLARD’s 2005 Article on Architect of Haiti’s Destabilization: Bush’s Proconsul, Caleb McCarry

January 26, 2010

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  Caleb McCarry doing what he does best:  dreaming up ways to screw the people of Haiti 10/28/05 Granma International (Havana) CALEB McCARRY: Bush’s man for Cuba author of the Haitian disaster   BY JEAN-GUY ALLARD-Special for Granma International   Havana, October 28, 2005   BY using ex-soldiers, henchmen and criminals to destabilize the government […]

CHAVEZ: ALBA Countries to Re-Build Haiti – “Not Going to Let the Gringo Empire Take Over Haiti”

January 24, 2010

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WALL STREET JOURNAL JANUARY 24, 2010, 3:15 P.M. ET. Venezuela Has Leftist-Led Plans To Help Rebuild Haiti By Dan Molinski Of DOW JONES NEWSWIRES CARACAS (Dow Jones)–Venezuela said Sunday that it and its leftist allies are going to help re-build earthquake-torn Haiti, perhaps challenging similar re-construction plans being largely led by the U.S. and the […]

Haiti’s Suffering is a Result of Calculated Impoverishment

January 21, 2010

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Haiti’s suffering is a result of calculated impoverishment Last week’s earthquake was a natural disaster, but the carnage is a result of a punitive relationship with the outside world Seumas Milne guardian.co.uk, Wednesday 20 January 2010 20.30 GMT larger | smaller Article history There is no relief for the people of Haiti, it seems, even […]

HONDURAS: Raul Castro Speech to the Rio Group, June 29, 2009

June 30, 2009

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GRANMA June 29, 2009 The fascist coup d’état against President Zelaya is an insult to all the peoples Speech by President Raúl Castro Ruz in the extraordinary session of the Rio Group Summit, Managua, June 29, 2009. Distinguished presidents and ministers: I shall be brief; there are many heads of state and high-ranking representatives of […]

CUBA, the US, and the OAS – by John Maxwell, Jamaica Observer

June 8, 2009

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John Maxwell’s long memory is a special gift in his most recent article, “Cuba, the US and the OAS.”  In addition, to talking about the OAS decision to rescind the 1962 decision to expel Cuba, Maxwell highlights the US’ terrorist past against countries and leaders of Latin America, including, and especially, Cuba.  Further, he tells […]

VIDEO: Grenada, Maurice Bishop Presente! – A Comrade Pays Tribute

June 1, 2009

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At the opening of the newly christened, Maurice Bishop International Airport on Friday, May 29, Ralph Gonsalves, Prime Minister of St. Vincent and the Grenadines, paid tribute to his friend and comrade. PM  Gonsalves told the audience that  the decision to rename the Point Salines International airport after Bishop, was a symbolic gesture that can […]