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Haiti: Canada's New Imperialism?

Gihan Perera | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Gihan Perera

The blueprint for 'recovery,' refined in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, is a well-worn design that revolves around tourism, cheap labor and the exploitation of natural resources.

Haiti for the Long Haul: An Interview With TiGeorges

Tom McNalley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Tom McNalley

TiGeorges LaGuerre, the proprietor of TiGeorges Chicken: "People always say that Haiti is the poorest country this and that, but in cuisine we really take care of business."

From Narcocracy to Democracy... Can a Marshall Plan Contain Haiti's Global Drug Trade?

Eric Ehrmann | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Eric Ehrmann

The IMF has proposed a plan that might help Haiti build a new foundation for nation building. But if this plan is to succeed it will need to contain the global drug trade that dominates Haiti's economy.

Haiti's Women in the Aftermath of Disaster

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

Violence against women is an unaddressed catastrophe in Haiti. With limited government capacity in Haiti, we can only shudder at the potential havoc criminal profiteers could trigger there.

8 Things to Keep in Mind About Haiti

Tom McNalley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Tom McNalley

It is true that Haiti lacks a solid economy and employment, but Haiti has a wealth that we can hardly even imagine-- a spiritual wealth within the people.

No Word Yet From Our Orphaned Children in Haiti

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Jim Luce

I cannot imagine, however, how bad Haiti is at this moment -- and we cannot reach our project there outside Jacmel. We have just gotten through to our American neighbor there.

"Generation 3.0" of Intervention in Haiti: What Is Bill Clinton Doing on the Island Anyways?

Salena Tramel | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Salena Tramel

Here in Haiti, a country all too often characterized by internal instability, the biggest scandals of all have external origins. Just ask the Haitians.