Elections will be crucial step in Haiti’s path to recovery As Haiti struggles with recovery, its leaders and the international community attempt to address elections.

May 10, 2010
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Elections will be crucial step in Haiti’s path to recovery  As Haiti struggles with recovery, its leaders and the international community attempt to address elections.

BY JACQUELINE CHARLES jcharles@MiamiHerald.com PORT-AU-PRINCE — Along the hardened edges of a sprawling public plaza-turned survivors camp, children run through cascading water, women wash clothes and Elusner Marcellus, 31, is thinking about making it through another day. The last thing on his mind are elections. “A people who is hungry, who is living in...
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WORLD 22.COM Monday, May 10, 2010 Haiti Protests: Thousands Want President To Resign

May 10, 2010
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WORLD 22.COM  Monday, May 10, 2010  Haiti Protests: Thousands Want President To Resign

Port-au-Prince, Haiti Thousands of protesters, today demonstrated in front of the remains of Haiti’s Presidential palace, calling for the resignation of President Rene Preval. Riot police had to rush in to the spot to contain the protesters and fired shots in the air. The protesters hit back by throwing stones at the police, who...
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latimes.com -Protesters in Haiti demand President Preval’s resignation, accuse him of profiting from quake

May 10, 2010
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latimes.com -Protesters in Haiti demand President Preval’s resignation, accuse him of profiting from quake

JONATHAN M. KATZ Associated Press Writer 12:18 PM PDT, May 10, 2010 PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Acrid smoke filled the air outside the ruins of Haiti’s national palace Monday as police fired tear gas to control a crowd of 11,000 people calling for the resignation of President Rene Preval in the largest political protest...
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ANOTHER LIE: Préval promises general elections soon-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

May 10, 2010
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ANOTHER LIE:  Préval promises general elections soon-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

CMC Sunday, May 09, 2010 PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – President René Préval says he plans to do everything in his power to ensure that general elections are held in the earthquake-ravaged, French-speaking Caribbean country before he demits office next year. The constitutional deadline for the elections is February 7, 2011, but the massive earthquake on...
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State Department’s Cheryl Mills on rebuilding Haiti-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

May 10, 2010
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By Lois Romano Washington Post Staff Writer Monday, May 10, 2010; A15 Long before an earthquake killed 230,000 people and left 1 million homeless in Haiti, Cheryl D. Mills was riveted on our Caribbean neighbor and the poorest country in the Western Hemisphere. As Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton‘s counselor and chief of...
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MOHAMED AL-FAYED GOT HIS START BY STEALING $300,000.00 IN HAITI: NOW HE SELLS HERRODS FOR $1.5 BILLION

May 9, 2010
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MOHAMED AL-FAYED GOT HIS START BY STEALING $300,000.00 IN HAITI: NOW HE SELLS HERRODS FOR $1.5 BILLION

HE swore he would never sell — but he did. This weekend, Mohamed al-Fayed, who pledged to stay at Harrods until he died, agreed to sell the Knightsbridge department store to the royal family of Qatar for more than £1.5 billion. Fayed, 81, sold the company to the rulers of Qatar, the tiny Gulf...
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FAYED’S FORGOTTEN YEARS:

May 9, 2010
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FAYED’S FORGOTTEN YEARS:

Foreword In the article published in September 1995 by the US Magazine Vanity Fair, author Maureen Orth describes Mohamed Al Fayed’s theft of $150,000 from the Port au Prince harbour authority of Haiti. Three years after Orth’s piece the Daily Telegraph Magazine published this article, written by two North American-based journalists and drawn from...
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FLASH-FLASH-FLASH Saturday, May 8, 2010 MAJOR MANIFESTATION SCHEDULED FOR MONDAY!!

May 8, 2010
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FLASH-FLASH-FLASH     Saturday, May 8, 2010     MAJOR MANIFESTATION SCHEDULED FOR MONDAY!!

Rene Preval has irritated so many Haitians, with his open and obvious grab for dictatorial power that a collection of widely diverse groups will stage a major demonstration against President Preval and his band of criminals. Preval has managed to initiate a State Of Siege that gives him absolute power, if one reads the...
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In Haiti, free care cures and ails-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

May 8, 2010
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In Haiti, free care cures and ails-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Dr. Bill Harden of Rocky Mount, right, works with Lisette Derius, 68, during a medical clinic by volunteers with the North Carolina Baptist Men Disaster Relief team in Cabaret, Haiti Friday May 7, 2010. Helping out is Stephen Winchell with ALERT, a Christian training and service organization. ETHAN HYMAN – ehyman@newsobserver.com BY MARTHA QUILLIN...
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Haitian ambassador: ‘Haiti has to go green’

May 8, 2010
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By Robert Sanchez | Daily Herald Staff A month after Haiti was devastated by a 7.0-magnitude earthquake, Raymond Joseph returned to his native country to see the widespread destruction. “I am not very emotional,” said Joseph, Haiti’s ambassador to the United States. “But when I saw what happened, I cried.” Through his tears, Joseph...
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Haitians put their hope in the lottery-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

May 8, 2010
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Haitians  put their hope in the lottery-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

April 2. 2010 2:39PM GMT The quake destroyed his house, but Milot Beaubrun managed to save the little bureau that constitutes his lottery business, which he set it up in the middle of a settlement camp in Tapis Rouge. Daniel Cima for The National January’s earthquake may have reduced much of Port-au-Prince to rubble,...
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US military draws down deeply in Haiti

May 8, 2010
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By FRANK BAJAK (AP) – 8 hours ago PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Six Haitian children cling to Lt. Ben Stollerman’s hands, sleeves and fatigue pants as the U.S. Navy engineer negotiates one of Haiti’s biggest camps for earthquake refugees. “I feel like the Pied Piper,” he says, grinning as he takes a break from pointing...
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Volunteer in Haiti backs use of domes

May 8, 2010
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Volunteer in Haiti backs use of domes

JOSHUA WOLFSON Casper Star-Tribune | Posted: Friday, May 7, 2010 12:00 am CASPER — A Casper man whose geodesic dome design was used for a Haitian field hospital wants to use the same concept to develop housing for earthquake refugees. “They really have a hunger to be able to do this on their own,”...
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FLASH-FLASH-FLASH FRIDAY, MAY 7 2010 INTERDICTION ORDER AGAINST EX-JUSTICE MINISTER JEAN JOSEPH EXUME -JACQUES ALEXIS ALSO HAS BIG PROBLEMS

May 7, 2010
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FLASH-FLASH-FLASH  FRIDAY, MAY  7 2010  INTERDICTION ORDER AGAINST  EX-JUSTICE MINISTER JEAN JOSEPH EXUME -JACQUES ALEXIS ALSO HAS BIG PROBLEMS

Radio reports that President Preval has placed an Interdiction Order against  EX-Justice Minister Exume. He could be arrested at any moment. Only yesterday, Preval insiders said he wanted to arrest former Prime Minister Jacques Alexis but was afraid of the backlash. Seems as though Preval’s dossier, against Alexis, could be countered by Alexis’ dossier...
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EDMOND MULET SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE OF UN SECRETARY GENERAL DUMPS HAITI’S CONSTITUTION: SAYS PREVAL CAN STAY IN PRESIDENCY FOR AS LONG AS PREVAL WANTS

May 7, 2010
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May 7, 2010, 1300 hours To the uninitiated, this might seem like a simple case of naive foreign interference in a nation’s sovereignty. In case you have just tuned in, Edmond Mullet was head of the MINUSTAH in 2006, as Preval was finally installed in May, after a long, criminal charade in which votes...
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The plantation called Haiti: Feudal pillage masking as humanitarian aid-Added COMMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

May 7, 2010
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The plantation called Haiti: Feudal pillage masking as humanitarian aid-Added COMMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Posted By mary On May 6, 2010 @ 9:25 pm In Haiti and Latin America | No Comments by Marguerite ‘Ezili Danto’ Laurent “For whose entertainment shall we sing our agony? In what hopes? That the destroyers, aspiring to extinguish us, will suffer conciliatory remorse at the sight of their own fantastic success?” –...
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President Obama Signs Debt Relief Bill for Haiti-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

May 6, 2010
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President Obama Signs Debt Relief Bill for Haiti-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Pres. Barack Obama WASHINGTON (NNPA) – President Obama has signed into law a bill calling for the United States to take the lead in forgiving debt owed to international lenders by earthquake-ravaged Haiti. The bill, signed April 26, urges major multinational institutions to cancel all debt owed to them by Haiti and recommends that...
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PREVAL’S PARLIAMENT – BOUGHT AND PAID FOR – RUBBER STAMPS PLAN FOR DICTATORSHIP Haiti prez to extend term if election not held-Added COMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

May 6, 2010
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By JONATHAN M. KATZ PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Haitian President Rene Preval said Wednesday he will stay in office up to three months past the end of his term if his earthquake-ravaged nation does not hold a presidential election as scheduled. His aide said the extension is needed to avoid chaos in case a ballot...
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PAID PEDOPHILES FOR PRESIDENT PREVAL

May 5, 2010
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PAID PEDOPHILES FOR PRESIDENT PREVAL

Sounds like a new social organization with a political flavor. There must be something about pedophiles that appeals to President Rene Garcia Preval.  He has one  - Bellerive – for his Prime Minister. Now, he has another well known racketeer – Richard Coles – to make a public statement to the effect that President...
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In Haiti, a desperate plea for jobs may be answered-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

May 5, 2010
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In Haiti, a desperate plea for jobs may be answered-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

BY JACQUELINE CHARLES jcharles@MiamiHerald.com They line up well before the break of dawn, as early as 3 a.m. next to a collapsed hospital in this quake-ravaged capital. With yellow envelopes in hand, and a color photo attached to their hand-printed applications, they wait — holding out hope and a prayer they will be among...
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