Baby Doc, Sweet Micky, Wycleff, Sean, and les Clinton seraient-ils des amis Facebook?


(English) By Dady Chery, Haiti Chery. Today Investigative Magistrate Carves Jean ruled that former dictator Jean Claude Duvalier (Baby Doc to his friends) should not be tried for human rights violations but, rather, for corruption and the misappropriation of public funds. Every human rights organization is crying fowl and blaming the decision on « politics! » I blame it on Facebook friendships. (English | French)

(English) Ex-Singer Tied to Death Squads Named Winner in Haitian Vote

(English) By Bill Van Auken, WSWS. Michel Martelly, the ex-Kompa singer who cast himself as a political outsider and champion of “change,” was named Monday as the winner of the second round of Haiti’s presidential election with 67.57 percent of the votes cast and a turnout of about 25 percent.