February 19, 2016 | Several countries afflicted by the Zika virus are asking women to delay getting pregnant. Yet local laws — and U.S. foreign aid rules — make it impossible for many to get a safe abortions.
Articles by Nathalie Baptiste
October 2, 2015 | Even women who live in countries where abortion is legal often face obstacles to obtaining safe abortions — thanks, in part, to the United States.
July 10, 2015 | Haiti plays host to over 10,000 NGOs, whose foreign workers make up an affluent class of their own.
January 14, 2015 | Five years after the devastating earthquake, has Haiti fallen into de facto dictatorship?
October 21, 2014 | Haiti’s late dictator leaves behind a 1-million-strong Diaspora unlikely to ever return home.
September 10, 2014 | Though it scarcely makes headlines, the Central African Republic's vicious civil war has created a sickening humanitarian crisis.
July 18, 2014 | Central American children fleeing poverty and gang violence are refugees—often from situations U.S. policies have helped to create—and they should be treated as such.
June 19, 2014 | Thousands of poor Brazilians were evicted from their homes to build multimillion-dollar World Cup stadiums that may never be used again. Now Brazilians are fighting back.
June 11, 2014 | As Haiti faces yet another political crisis, it’s time to recognize the role the international community has played in creating it.
May 5, 2014 | Darren Aronofsky’s film "Noah" sends a clear message: take care of the earth or the consequences will be fatal.