Feb 16, 2010

Haiti: A creditor, not a debtor

Our debt to Haiti stems from four main sources: slavery, the US occupation, dictatorship and climate change. These claims are not fantastical, nor are they merely rhetorical.
Feb 16, 2010
The children of Haiti are recovering. Photo taken Feb. 9, 2010. Credit: Graham Lavery.

A letter to Haiti

M. NourbeSe Philip
A month after the devastating earthquake that killed at least 217,000 Haitians, award-winning Canadian writer M. NourbeSe Philip writes an open letter to honour a country and a people she loves.
Feb 15, 2010

Indie Inside: Class War Kids

St. John's-based band Class War Kids have made a digital album to benefit victims of the earthquake in Haiti. Please download and donate at http://theclasswarkids.bandcamp.com/
Feb 11, 2010

Forgive us, Haiti

Haiti has suffered a massive blow, an earthquake for which its infrastructure was not prepared, after decades -- no, centuries -- of military and economic manipulation by foreign governments.
Feb 2, 2010

Presence of foreign troops in Haiti hampers aid efforts

Roger Annis of Haiti Solidarity B.C. says Haitians have reacted to the earthquake with dignity and community spirit. Yet donor countries have insisted on sending in the military along with the aid.
Jan 27, 2010

#99 - Courage and Cooperation in Haiti

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An aid worker shares stories of cooperation from Haiti, audio from Canada's anti-prorogation demonstrations, and Dr. Julia Agwu on what Africa sees in climate change.
Feb 1, 2010

Nomadic Massive's hip hop gift to Haiti

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Progressive hip hop ensemble, Nomadic Massive, will host a benefit concert for Haiti at Montreal's La Sala Rossa. (Photo: sfllaw)


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