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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 […]

HAITI: “A Coup without an Army,” Plus “the Bill and Hillary Fund”

July 14, 2010

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Today, Democracy Now focused on the real issues impacting the people of Haiti:  food, water, shelter, mega NGOs, land, sovereignty, and the international commission that is running Haiti.  Mario Joseph, Haitian human rights attorney, says that Haiti has been taken over by  “a coup without an army.”  Go to DemNow to view the show. Clintons Will […]

CNN Video: Camp of 5,000 Haitians Without Food, Jobs and 12 Long Miles from Port-au-Prince

May 27, 2010

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This is Camp Corail and for all it’s worth it might as well be the moon.  Yet, for the US and UN, it is  5,000 less Haitians in Port-au-Prince which serves the ultimate goal — dispersing dissent.

Port-au-Prince Heads to the Provinces: Little Food, No Infrastructure and No Jobs

March 15, 2010

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Haitians who fled capital strain impoverished towns in countryside By William Booth Washington Post Foreign Service Monday, March 15, 2010; A07 LASCAHOBAS, HAITI — The earthquake that struck Haiti’s capital city has also jarred the impoverished countryside, sending 600,000 people into the provinces — where locals are now overwhelmed with the task of feeding and […]

SF Labor Council Resolution: Deliver Earthquake Aid to Haiti and Respect the Sovereignty of the Haitian People!

March 4, 2010

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San Francisco Labor Council Resolution – Adopted March 1, 2010 by the Executive Committee of the San Francisco Labor Council Deliver Earthquake Aid to Haiti and Respect the Sovereignty of the Haitian People!   http://www.sflaborcouncil.org/ViewUpload/502 WHEREAS, President Obama has promised that “the people of Haiti will have the full support of the United States in the […]

VIDEO: Al Jazeera on “Haiti’s Long Wait for Assistance”

February 24, 2010

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HAITI’S LONG WAIT FOR ASSISTANCE   AMERICAS Haiti’s long wait for assistance Since a deadly earthquake hit Haiti in January, hundreds of international aid agencies have flocked to provide relief. Nonetheless – much needed aid has failed to reach thousands of people. To solve the problem, the United Nations has been holding meetings between more […]

VIDEO: Life in a Haitian Homeless Camp (Anderson Cooper Reporting)

February 14, 2010

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HAITI: Thousands Observe National Day of Mourning, Pres. Preval Vows “Haiti Will Not Die”

February 12, 2010

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Thousands of Haitians gathered at the Presidential Palace today in observance of  the National Day of Mourning in honor of those that died in the earthquake.  The death toll is now estimated to be close to 230,000.   ‘Haiti will not die’ vows country’s president   By Sheldon Alberts and Thandi Fletcher, Canwest News ServiceFebruary […]

HAITI, Jeremie – Slideshow: As Thousands Flee to Countryside, Residents and Volunteers Provide Help and Hope

February 12, 2010

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HAITI: 27 Days After Earthquake, The Numbers Reveal US Managed This All According to Plan

February 9, 2010

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Regarding the number of UN troops in Haiti, in addition to the 9,000 on the ground reported below, the UN Security Council has approved the deployment of 3,500 more.  Perhaps the most frightening of the stats that follow is that there are 63,000 pregnant women in Haiti now and each month 7,000 babies are due. The US […]