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NH Group Helps Haitian Amputee Dance Again

March 31, 2011
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NH Group Helps Haitian Amputee Dance Again

MANCHESTER, N.H. — A professional dancer from Haiti who lost her leg in that country’s recent earthquake will soon be dancing again, thanks to a New Hampshire group’s generosity.Fabienne Jean, 32, ran from her home the day of the earthquake, only to be injured when a brick wall collapsed on her. After sitting in...
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MORE HORSE MANURE!!! Anti-LGBT Violence and Discrimination Rise in Post-Quake Haiti-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

March 31, 2011
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MORE HORSE MANURE!!!  Anti-LGBT Violence and Discrimination Rise in Post-Quake Haiti-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

By Julie Turkewitz   “The Body” March 30, 2011 Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender individuals have been largely invisible to aid organizations and the government in post-quake Haiti. As a result, violence against LGBT people has increased, and access to food, housing, health care and work has deteriorated. This is the message of a report...
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RAPPORT

March 31, 2011
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RAPPORT

Haïti (Collection Îles) de Michèle Montas et Bernard Hermann – les éditions du Pacifique (Relié – 1975) ISBN: 2-85700-001-4 Dans les sections “Gouverner Haïti” et “Aujourd’hui” du chapitre “HISTOIRE”,...
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Journalists Claim to Have Been Threatened by Martelly:

March 31, 2011
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Journalists Claim to Have Been Threatened by Martelly:

March 31, 2011: Journalists claim to have been threatened by Martelly: This is actually a desperate ploy by Manigat to damage Martelly’s landslide victory. These journalists have been paid by Manigat
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RUMOR OF THE DAY

March 31, 2011
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RUMOR OF THE DAY

FORMER MILITARY ARRIVING IN HAITI  TO CREATE PROBLEMS FOR ELECTION DECLARATIONS:  GENERAL  ACIDIUS ST. LOUIS, JODEL CHAMBLAIN,   COLONEL  MICHEL FRANCOIS AND FETHIER. WHO WILL THEY BE ASSOCIATED WITH. MOST HAVE CLOSE TIES TO SENATOR YOURI LATORTUE.
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Arcade Fire Played a Surprise Show in Haiti This Week

March 31, 2011
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Arcade Fire Played a Surprise Show in Haiti This Week

The most popular band that no one’s ever heard of performed a surprise show in Port-Au-Prince, Haiti, on Tuesday night. The Grammy winners ran through twelve tracks, including “Wake,” “Haiti” and covers of the Rolling Stones and Credence Clearwater Revival during a 45-minute set. Rolling Stone, conveniently on hand to capture footage of the...
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BUT WHAT ABOUT THE OTHERS? Haiti seeks international help to prosecute Baby Doc-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

March 30, 2011
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BUT WHAT ABOUT THE OTHERS?  Haiti seeks international help to prosecute Baby Doc-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Mar 29, 2011 8:05 AM| By TIME Haiti’s government says it would need help from international jurists to prosecute former dictator Jean-Claude Duvalier for alleged human rights crimes committed during his reign more than 25 years ago. Former Haitian dictator Jean-Claude “Baby Doc” Duvalier (C) walks in the civil courthouse after being detained by...
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SINCE THE UNITED STATES DUMPED RICE INTO HAITI ON DUVALIER’S DEPARTURE IN 1986 THE RICE INDUSTRY HAS BECOME A $900,000,000 CRIMINAL ENTERPRISE.

March 30, 2011
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SINCE THE UNITED STATES DUMPED RICE INTO HAITI ON DUVALIER’S DEPARTURE IN 1986 THE RICE INDUSTRY HAS BECOME A $900,000,000 CRIMINAL ENTERPRISE.

SINCE THE UNITED STATES DUMPED RICE INTO HAITI ON DUVALIER’S DEPARTURE IN 1986 THE RICE INDUSTRY HAS BECOME A $900,000,000 CRIMINAL ENTERPRISE. BEFORE, HAITI EXPORTED RICE. ANY EFFORT FOR OUTSIDERS TO IMPORT RICE, OR REVIVE THE ARTIBONITE, COULD RESULT IN DEATH. WATCH THIS VIDEO.
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New UF-created technique may help quell cholera outbreak

March 30, 2011
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New UF-created technique may help quell cholera outbreak

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — A new technique honed by University of Florida scientists can track rapid molecular changes that occur in cholera strains during epidemics and researchers hope the genetic analysis will help stamp out such outbreaks. The results of the UF study are published this month in the journal Emerging Infectious Diseases. “Cholera spreads...
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Cuban Doctors Lower Cholera Lethality Rate in Haiti

March 30, 2011
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Cuban Doctors Lower Cholera Lethality Rate in Haiti

Havana, Cuba, Mar 30.- Cuban doctors working in Haiti have been able to bring cholera lethality down to 0.37 with no deaths from the disease reported in more than two months. As a result of preventive measures adopted by the Cuban Medical Brigade, who have assisted more than 76,600 people suffering from cholera in...
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