Haiti cholera cases see sharp rise

Clinics in the Haitian capital of Port-au-Prince have been witnessing a sharp soar in cholera, with over 300 new cases emerging every day, a recent report says. Cholera cases have increased in the densely populated area of Port-au-Prince’s western downtown, at a rate which is more than three times the …

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The best course for Haiti’s development?

Which is the best course for Haiti’s development? Manufacturing state Investors in US Canada Europe creating sweat shop assembly in Haiti for low paying jobs. Move the peasants population to the cities to work for maybe 1 dollar a day in assembly lines Importing our daily food from abroad OR …

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Martelly: Haiti’s second great disaster

Many of Haiti’s poorest citizens were not dissuaded by former singer Michel ‘Sweet Micky’ Martelly’s near-total lack of political experience [GALLO/GETTY] No sooner had Michel “Sweet Micky” Martelly been confirmed the winner in Haiti’s deeply flawed presidential election than he jumped on a plane and headed to Washington, where he …

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Wikileaks on Minustah in Haiti

Published on Saturday, January 22, 2011 by The Guardian/UK WikiLeaks Points to US Meddling in Haiti S embassy cables reveal how anxious the US was to enlist Brazil to keep the deposed Jean-Bertrand Aristide out of Haiti by Kim Ives Confidential US diplomatic cables from 2005 and 2006 released this …

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