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VIDEO of Yesterday’s Haitian Protest, Plus Article on Haitian Senate Extension of Preval’s Term

May 11, 2010


Haitian Senate approves 3-month extension of presidential term   2010-05-11 17:16:40   SANTO DOMINGO, May 10 (Xinhua) — The Haitian Senate on Monday approved a measure that allows President Rene Preval to stay in office for three months after his presidency ends on Feb. 7, 2011, according to local reports. The measure, which passed last week […]

L’Agence Haitienne de Presse – 4/21 Overview

April 21, 2010


Translation by Mike Levy (Unofficial) Overview of just some of the News from AHP/ Radio Solidarité April 21, 2010    Please visit the official site at  for all the news in French and Kreyol  Reactions continue from diverse sectors after the Senate votes to adopt the 18 month extension of the State of Emergency. […]

Haitians Protest Bush, Clinton in Port-au-Prince: Demand Aristide’s Return

March 23, 2010


Haitians Protest Bush, Clinton in Port-au-Prince Click link above for video footage, starts at minute 7:49 and ends at minute 9:19  Below is the transcript: Former Presidents George W. Bush and Bill Clinton visited Haiti on Monday in their roles as co-chairs of the US relief effort there. Dozens of Haitians took part in a protest […]

The Newest Ugly American: Haitian Protesters Confront Bill Clinton

February 7, 2010


Haitian protesters confront Bill Clinton Photograph by: Kena Betancur, Reuters, Agence France-Presse By Andrew Beatty, Agence France-PresseFebruary 6, 2010Comments (9)    Survivors of Haiti’s earthquake demand tents in front of the Haitian government’s temporary offices before Bill Clinton, now UN special envoy for Haiti, visits in Port-au-Prince on Friday. Former U.S. President Bill Clinton was […]