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Maxwell: Shameless and Graceless – The International Community in Haiti

February 17, 2010


Shameless and Graceless John Maxwell Sunday, February 14, 2010 HENRY Kissinger once said that the United States had no friends, only interests. Watching the US intervention in Haiti makes it clear that the US, in the pursuit of its interests, does not need to exhibit any human attributes such as shame or grace.   ARISTIDE… […]

HAITI: The Benefits of a Weak State

March 23, 2008

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This is an excellent and comprehensive summary of the “weak state” prescription that the international community has been administering to Haiti for years. Now, Haiti is more sick than ever. Darren Ell is right — the only way this will stop is for the citizens of US, France, and Canada to learn what their countries […]