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Canada’s Haitian Political Prisoner

HaitiAnalysis     Jean Candio has been imprisoned in Windsor, Ontario since December 13, 2006.       He left Haiti in March, 2004, following the Coup d'etat which culminated in the kidnapping of democratically elected...

‘One Step at a Time’: An Interview with Jean-Bertrand Aristide

‘One Step at a Time’: An Interview with Jean-Bertrand Aristide (Pretoria, 20 July 2006) Complete transcript In the mid 1980s, Jean-Bertrand Aristide was a young parish priest working in an impoverished and embattled district of...

Haiti and Human Rights Watch

By: Joe Emersberger - HaitiAnalysis      In a world dominated by the wealthy the temptation will always exist for NGOs to acquire funds, and respectability, by saying at least some of what the powerful...

AHP on the Brignol Lindor Murder

Port-au-Prince, 6 décembre 2001 -(AHP)- The general-secretary of the Haitian Journalists' Association, (AJH), Joseph Guyler C. Delva, on Thursday called on the judicial authorities to put into action a public prosecution of those...

Haïti Progrès: “CIA Infiltrates Haiti Police Training,”

Haïti Progrès, March 10, 1999             The head of the US police training mission in Haiti says she was forced out of her job last month because she opposed CIA infiltration of her program. The stunning revelation...

Haiti-Economy: Getting Priorities Right

By: Alejandro Kirk - Inter Press Service  PORT-AU-PRINCE, Mar 12, 1996 (IPS) -- The big problem with being prime minister of the poorest country in the Western Hemisphere is that just about everything requires urgent, top...

Terror Across the Border

By: Alejandro Kirk - Inter Press Service PORT-AU-PRINCE, Mar 12, 1996 (IPS) -- No one, not even the prime minister, dares predict the fate of the democratic process in Haiti after U.N forces leave later this...