Water for Profit: Neocolonialism as Cannibalism
Dady Chery

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By Dady Chery Haiti Chery The notion of a colonist as cannibal in Haiti is widespread. This idea, called manje moun (eating people), could hardly qualify as superstition, given the experience of colonialism. It is daunting to find a better … Continue reading

Water for Profit: Haiti’s Thirsty Season
Dady Chery

Private industry and the public sector have joined together to establish the first-ever Global Handwashing Day event, raising awareness to the risk of disease this simple act can prevent.

By Dady Chery Haiti Chery There is no shortage of water in Haiti. Yet, everywhere on the island, Haitians travel for miles to get water, pay dearly for it if they can find it, and sometimes die on their journey … Continue reading

The Fake Left
Dady Chery

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By Dady Chery and Gilbert Mercier Haiti Chery All writers with a desire to rattle people out of their torpor occasionally wonder if it is worthwhile to continue to try to raise their voices over the din of lies and … Continue reading

Assault on Journalists: The Case of Haiti
Dady Chery

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UPDATES UPDATE #1, January 26, 2016. RadioTélé Kiskeya Director, Marvel Dandin, calls on the press and human rights organizations to note that the station and its Co-Owner/Program Director, Ms. Liliane Pierre-Paul, are in imminent danger due to verbal attacks and to actions by the Haitian government that have … Continue reading

The United States’ Obscene Wealth Inequality
Dady Chery

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  By Gilbert Mercier and Dady Chery Haiti Chery In the past 33 years, the United States has become a study in blatant and obscene contrasts between the rich and poor. Although FDR’s New Deal helped to lift the country … Continue reading

Time Is Not Money, and Cash Doesn’t Talk
Dady Chery

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  By Dady Chery and Gilbert Mercier Haiti Chery The expression “time is money” was coined by Benjamin Franklin. It is a relatively new saying, among countless others, that represents the rot that started to eat at the core of … Continue reading