Haitian

By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 5th, 2012
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Deepa Panchang “Where you stand,” goes an old Haitian proverb, “depends on where you sit.” This article, the second in a series, will examine aid workers’ stereotypes and prejudices about residents of displacement camps in post-earthquake Haiti, stemming from acute disconnect between NGOs and the peo...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jun 29th, 2012
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The military, money and the meaning of an occupation Nia Imara For the past several months, paramilitary groups consisting of former military men, former death squad members, and new recruits have been planting themselves throughout Haiti. They are armed, they have new uniforms, and they are loudly d...