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In Haiti, armed gangs tax the poor, extort the rich and do the bidding of the powerful 

Stars and Stripes 20 Oct 2021
“I think you’ve got a situation in Haiti where the government has ceded almost everything to the gangs; [the government] kind of functions in name and on paper only,” said Keith Mines, director of the Latin America program at the United States Institute of Peace in Washington.
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In Haiti, armed gangs tax the poor, extort the rich and do the bidding of ...

Finger Lakes Times 20 Oct 2021
“I think you’ve got a situation in Haiti where the government has ceded almost everything to the gangs; [the government] kind of functions in name and on paper only,” said Keith Mines, director of the Latin America program at the United States Institute of Peace in Washington.
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First Black Republic- Haiti

Manila Bulletin 20 Oct 2021
Haiti was the first black republic in the world; the Philippines, the first constitutional republic in Asia. Haiti declared its independence from France in 1804 ... Rose was euphoric when in 1990, Haiti had its first democratic elections ... If Haiti is so poor, why are they fighting over it? Because Haiti has gold and mines ... I hunted for news about Haiti.
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Biden administration delivers serious blow to Minnesota mine

Winona Daily News 20 Oct 2021
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Biden administration dealt a serious blow Wednesday to the proposed Twin Metals copper-nickel mine in northeastern Minnesota, ordering a study that could lead to a 20-year ban on mining upstream from the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness ... 15 Game Previews 17 US missionaries kidnapped in Haiti, group says.
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As missionaries remain hostage, US has few options to deal with Haiti’s violence crisis

Finger Lakes Times 19 Oct 2021
Armed gangs, known for kidnappings, extortion and random killings, act with impunity as they tighten their grip throughout Haiti ... Members of the Mennonite community, many are new to Haiti, according to a source who knows some of the missionaries who were grabbed at gunpoint ... But even Mines acknowledges that few like the idea, given the last U.N.
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Scripps professor Myriam J. A. Chancy discusses novel about 2010 Haiti earthquake, plight of refugees

LA Daily News 07 Oct 2021
Chancy, who is Hartley Burr Alexander Chair of Humanities at Scripps College in Claremont, is a respected academic who focuses on feminism and history in Haiti as well as having written several historical works of fiction ... Being a feminist in Haiti is not easy ... I’m hoping work like mine and others will eventually change the way Haiti is regarded.
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From ‘boat people’ in the ’70s to border refugees today, US disdain for Haitians has ...

The Real News Network 07 Oct 2021
... brother have contracts to extract gold mines from Haiti, while her husband was running the operations towards the, so-called, a rebuilding effort? So the notion that the United States has clean hands in the affairs of what’s going on internally in Haiti is ridiculous.
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Remember When …

Flint Township View 26 Aug 2021
The Romani gypsies from Wales started the tradition, so they say ... August is a very popular month for weddings, in my family too, my parents, mine and my sisters, also. She had a broom from her mission trip to Haiti in 2003 and thought it would be a nice service for a special couple to jump the broom on their first anniversary together ... .
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Top donor invests in COVID drug Fla. Gov. DeSantis promotes

Daily Bulletin 19 Aug 2021
By Brendan Farrington . Associated Press. Florida Gov ... The governor first began talking about it as a treatment last year ... Securities and Exchange Commission ... The vaccines authorized for use in the U.S ... Texas Gov ... Q&A. Booster shots are coming; when will I be able to get mine in LA County? ... Haiti’s hospitals overwhelmed with earthquake victims ... .
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Clean Water for Haiti

Oakridger 03 Aug 2021
Haiti isn’t typically on most people's lists of places to visit, and it certainly wasn’t on mine ... Fast forward 19 years, and I’m now married to the current executive director of that same organization, Clean Water for Haiti. Now Chris and I live in Haiti full-time and oversee the day-to-day operations of the organization.
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The Murder of Haiti's President Presents a Rare Chance for the World to Actually Help the Country

Time 14 Jul 2021
When Jovnel Moise, a deeply unpopular president of Haiti since 2017, was assassinated on July 7 by a squad of gunmen posing as DEA agents, the news stunned and horrified the world ... The last people Haiti could afford to lose were following the international community in bailing out on Haiti ... Haiti has good assets to pump cash into.
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The Murder of Haiti’s President Presents a Rare Chance for the World to Actually Help ...

Time Magazine 14 Jul 2021
When Jovnel Moise, a deeply unpopular president of Haiti since 2017, was assassinated on July 7 by a squad of gunmen posing as DEA agents, the news stunned and horrified the world ... The last people Haiti could afford to lose were following the international community in bailing out on Haiti ... Haiti has good assets to pump cash into.
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Crisis in Haiti calls for world’s attention

Gulf News 11 Jul 2021
The convergence of forces that have shaped Haiti’s history came together in July 1915, when Haitian President Jean Vilbrun Guillaume Sam was killed in Port-au-Prince by a crowd infuriated by the executions of political prisoners ... US attitudes toward Haiti ... export-oriented agriculture, mining, industrial parks or tourist hotels.
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The Assassination of Jovenel Moïse

GlobalResearch 11 Jul 2021
The day after the assassination Joseph met the “Core Group”, which is a collection of foreign ambassadors (US, Canada, Spain, France, Germany, Brazil, UN and OAS) that wields immense power in Haiti ... State-Sanctioned Massacres in Haiti” ... “That is the only way Canadian mining vultures can loot Haiti’s massive gold reserves.”.
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Young Americans need to appreciate the good fortune they take for granted

New York Post 03 Jul 2021
A friend of mine who immigrated to the United States from one of the poorest countries in the world, Haiti, once joked to me, “Do you know why I love the US? Toilet.” He laughs easily ... An old college professor of mine who was born under a communist police state in the Czech ...
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