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Opening Space for Popular Movements: A Conversation with Samba Boukman and Samba Mackandal

      In light of today's assassination of grassroots haitian activist Samba Boukman we have published an interview that was conducted with Boukman by a Canadian solidarity delegation in March of 2006. Thus far coverage...

Who is Laurent Lamothe, and what are his chances to be Prime Minister?

By: Kim Ives - Haiti Liberte      Laurent Lamothe is Haitian President Michel Martelly’s brain, just as political strategist Karl Rove was to former U.S. President George W. Bush.      Lamothe was the guy who...

Photo Exhibit: St. Catherine’s Hospital, Cite Soleil–March 8, 2012

By: John A. Carroll, MD Outside Main Entrance to St. Catherine's Street in Front of St. Catherine's Hospital St. Catherine's Hospital, Cite Soleil Three Stretcher Emergency Room,...

Clean up Corruption at home

By: Wadner Pierre - HaitiAnalysis      When will the U.S. Department go after U.S. officials for the $6.6 billion they “lost” during the "reconstruction" of Iraq? The U.S. Justice Department has failed to investigate. This money...

Ministry of Health Disaster in Haiti

By: John A. Carroll, MD - HaitiAnalysis Early yesterday morning at the pediatric clinic in Cite Soleil I had a young mother bring in her 10 month old baby boy....

A Response to Amy Wilentz, ‘Duvalier and Haiti’s Triple Threat’, The Nation, 29 February...

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The Rainy Season: Rich in Detail, Poor in Analysis

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Thousands of pro-Lavalas demonstrators in the streets of Port-au-Prince to mark the 8th anniversary...

By: Agence Haitienne de Presse - Translation by Haiti Analysis News February 29, 2012      Port-au-Prince, February 29, 2012 - (AHP) - A large pro-Aristide demonstration was held Wednesday in Port-au-Prince called by several organizations...

Haitian Judiciary denies Duvalier’s Crime Against Humanity

By: Wadner Pierre - HaitiAnalysis     The former Haitian President for life Jean-Claude Duvalier named "Baby's DOC" is to be tried not for the crime against humanity but for alleged financial crime. Human...

The Macoutification of Martelly’s Power

By: Kim Ives - Haiti LibertéFeb 15, 2012     In the past few months, while headlines have focused elsewhere, Haitian President Michel Martelly has been quietly resurrecting the intelligence and security apparatus that existed...