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Salon.com
UN: Number of Haitians needing food aid spikes amid droughtPORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Drought-stricken Haiti is grappling with its most
UN: Number of Haitians needing food aid spikes amid drought
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Drought-stricken Haiti is grappling with its most serious food crisis in 15 years, the head of the U.N. World Food Program’s country office said Tuesday. Roughly 1.5 million Haitians are considered severely insecure when... Read more
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Island Packet
More showman than statesman, Haiti’s Martelly exits powerUnited Nations diplomats had just left a critical meeting at the presidential p
More showman than statesman, Haiti’s Martelly exits power
Island Packet / Posted 7 days ago
United Nations diplomats had just left a critical meeting at the presidential palace. Topping the agenda: mass deportations of Haitians in the Dominican Republic, a $30 million elections shortfall and the daunting doubts about whether the country... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Haiti and the Dominican Republic: Race, Politics And Historical Bitterness2016-02-04The Dominican Republic's 'Modern Slavery'...
Haiti and the Dominican Republic: Race, Politics And Historical Bitterness
Op-Ed News / Posted 8 days ago
2016-02-04The Dominican Republic's 'Modern Slavery'... Read more
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The New Yorker
Haiti Since the EarthquakeBefore Michel Martelly was the President, he was Sweet Micky, a popular singer.
Haiti Since the Earthquake
The New Yorker / Posted 17 days ago
Before Michel Martelly was the President, he was Sweet Micky, a popular singer.Credit Photograph by Philip Montgomery for The New Yorker A few months ago, a crowd of curious onlookers gathered on a newly built highway overpass in downtown... Read more
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Rappler
OAS poll observer urges Haiti to reorganize voteDemonstrators march during a protest against the Haitian government and to ask
OAS poll observer urges Haiti to reorganize vote
Rappler / Posted 18 days ago
Demonstrators march during a protest against the Haitian government and to ask the resignation of Haitian President Michel Martelly, in Port-Au-Prince, Haiti, January 25, 2016. Orlando Barria/EPA PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – The head of the Organization... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Feds to Investigate Why Murder Suspect Wasn't DeportedThe U.S. Department of Homeland Security is looking into why the suspect in the
Feds to Investigate Why Murder Suspect Wasn't Deported
NBC Connecticut / Posted 23 days ago
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is looking into why the suspect in the murder of a Norwich woman was not deported to his native Haiti before the murder as he was supposed to be. Jean Jacques, a 41-year-old Haitian national, is accused of... Read more
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Toronto Star
Quebec woman wants to meet Justin Trudeau for her 120th birthdaySo who is Cicilia Laurent? According to a 2005 document provided to the Star th
Quebec woman wants to meet Justin Trudeau for her 120th birthday
Toronto Star / Posted 26 days ago
So who is Cicilia Laurent? According to a 2005 document provided to the Star that is known as a late declaration of birth, she was born 120 years ago on Jan. 31 to Erzulie Laurent in the village of Pestel, about 300 km west of Port-au-Prince. Issued... Read more
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Officer.com
The small ball that's big on technologyAt 4:53 pm on January 12, 2010 a 7.0 earthquake struck a few miles outside the
The small ball that's big on technology
Officer.com / Posted 26 days ago
At 4:53 pm on January 12, 2010 a 7.0 earthquake struck a few miles outside the Haitian capital of Port-Au-Prince. When tolls were calculated, hundreds of thousands of people were dead. Buildings were severely damaged or destroyed, many injured... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Haitians remember dead on 6th anniversary of earthquakeThe Haitian government has said more than 300,000 people died in the 2010 disas
Haitians remember dead on 6th anniversary of earthquake
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 28 days ago
The Haitian government has said more than 300,000 people died in the 2010 disaster, but the exact toll is unknown because there was no systematic effort to count bodies during the overwhelming days that followed the quake. Joseph Philistin brought... Read more
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The Atlantic
A 'Jungle Bro Session' and Statue-Toppling: The Week in Global-Affairs WritingThe Tragic Farce of El Chapo Patrick Radden Keefe | The New Yorker “A number of
A 'Jungle Bro Session' and Statue-Toppling: The Week in Global-Affairs Writing
The Atlantic / Posted 29 days ago
The Tragic Farce of El Chapo Patrick Radden Keefe | The New Yorker “A number of journalists who have spent years covering the border and the drug wars pointed out that whereas the [Sean] Penn interview is a bit of a stunt—a mutually admiring jungle... Read more

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