Dominicans Are Not Haiti’s Enemies, Corruption and Occupation Are
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By Dady Chery Haiti Chery We love blood, don’t we? As if, by staring at our reflections in this viscous red liquid we might lose fear. We are horrified and entranced by the eviscerated child in Gaza, or the naked … Continue reading

Haiti’s Assembly Workers Promised 87 Cents Per Hour
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By Dady Chery, Haiti Chery. Haiti’s sweatshop factory owners enjoy unprecedented duty free and quota-free access to the U.S. market, and only prison wages come close to the scandalously low 30 to 50 cents/hour earned by Haiti’s workers.

U.S. Awful Treatment of Haiti, According to WikiLeaks

By Adam Clark Estes, The Atlantic Wire. To block the PetroCaribe deal between Venezuela and Haiti, which would have saved the Haitian government “USD 100 million per year,” but the U.S. enlisted the help of Chevron and ExxonMobil to refuse to transport PetroCaribe oil, a necessary requirement for Haiti to sign the deal. Meanwhile U.S. garment companies opposed raising the minimum wage from $3 to $5 per day.

Venezuela’s Chavez Forgives Haiti’s Debt

By Staff, AFP via Focus Information Agency. President Hugo Chavez on Monday said that Petrocaribe, Venezuela’s regional energy alliance, will forgive quake-stricken Haiti’s debt.