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Haitian Earthquake

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Danny Pye, Christian Missionary Wrongly Interned In A Haitian Prison, Has Fallen Into A Media Black Hole [UPDATED] | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

UPDATE, 3/16: Abe Sauer emails me today to report some good news: Danny Pye has been freed. With any luck, he will soon be in the company of his wife,...

'Bad Things Happen Until Good People Get In The Way'

Soledad O'Brien | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Soledad O'Brien

And when I got back I had a mountain of evidence for what became the thesis for my book: "Bad things happen until good people get in the way."

Haitian Women: Enter At Center Stage

Taina Bien-Aime | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Taina Bien-Aime

Even before the earthquake, a shocking 70% of Haitian women and girls surveyed claimed to have experienced physical, sexual, political or psychological violence.

The Earthquake in the Mirror

Ariel Dorfman | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Ariel Dorfman

I speak to my sister-in-law in Santiago and she suddenly interrupts our conversation, telling me she has to hang up, está temblando, está temblando, it's trembling, again and again.

Haitian Apocalypse and a Bold New World

Rabbi Shmuley Boteach | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Rabbi Shmuley Boteach

Nothing can prepare you for Port-Au-Prince. Not watching the devastation on CNN for a week. Not viewing a Time magazine photo montage of blue-tinged bodies in rigor mortis. Nothing.

Sad About Haiti? Give to Our MegaChurch

Valerie Tarico | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Valerie Tarico

Last week I wrote an article about solar-powered Bibles that are being sent to Haiti as aid. As a former Evangelical, I was trying to explain the psy...

Haiti, Giving, and Emotional Awareness

Gary Zukav | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Gary Zukav

The Haitian people have an urgent need for many of the things that we have, beginning with water, food, shelter, and medicine. They do not need pity,...

Haiti: The Saintly (Zilda Arns Neumann) and the Shameful (Pat Robertson)

Chris McGowan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Chris McGowan

By now, we all know that televangelist Pat Robertson proclaimed that the horrendous earthquake in Haiti was God's punishment of that nation because of...

Haitians Die As International Relief Organizations Can't Deliver

Vivien Lesnik Weisman | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Vivien Lesnik Weisman

Missing from Anderson Cooper's excellent coverage of Haiti and Sanjay Gupta's expert medical assessment, is any mention of the 350-400 Cuban doctors administering free medical care in the country.

Bush Helps Obama More Than Haiti

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

Making Bush a point man on the Obama Haitian relief team helps burnish Obama's image as the president who still deeply believes in working with one and all, one all Republicans that is, to get things done.

FBI On Haitian Relief E-mails: Be Cautious And Avoid Scams

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

With the outpouring of generosity spawned by the earthquake in Haiti, the FBI has released a brief message cautioning donors against being scammed. Th...

President Obama's Response to Haiti's Earthquake

Martha St Jean | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Martha St Jean

President Barack Obama promised the people of Haiti that they would not be "forsaken" or "forgotten." He is not only America's commander in chief, he is a true world leader.

Haiti Earthquake: Jillian Thorpe Pulled From Rubble; 'There Are People Dying In The Streets' (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The Today Show interviewed Frank Thorpe Jr. from Port-Au-Prince, Haiti about the devastating earthquake that has leveled the capitol of the country. ...

The Haitian Earthquake Is The World's Katrina

Casey Gane-McCalla | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Casey Gane-McCalla

5 years ago Americans stood in amazement as they witnessed their fellow citizens struggle through a natural disaster. Hurricane Katrina was a wake up ...