Posts Tagged: Haiti
The president of Haiti—a country with no external threats, a history of military repression, and an abundance of more pressing problems—is rebuilding the once-banished Haitian military.
The migration of highly skilled workers can pay dividends for immigrants and their employers, but it produces losers as well.
Many more Haitians will die from cholera, a disease brought to their country by the very people who were supposed to be saving them from disaster.
Four years since its devastating earthquake, progress in Haiti is slow and reconstruction efforts are lacking at best.
The western hemisphere’s preoccupation with the drug war is sapping resources that could be better employed to meet other security challenges.
The World Trade Organization struggles for relevance in a world that embraces diversity.
Haiti badly needs to provide for its own security, but it should avoid reconstituting its coup-prone army.
Whether of necessity or not, education takes a back seat to basic needs in Haiti.
New Haitian President Michael Martelly may be hitting the right notes, but Haitians have seen politicians break plenty of promises before.
Haiti is the latest victim of what Naomi Klein labeled the "Shock Doctrine."