Now is the Time for Solidarity

Please Support the Haiti Emergency Relief Fund This is a critical moment for Haiti. As the year 2019 comes to a close, hundreds of thousands of people across the length and breadth of Haiti have been demonstrating for months to demand the ouster of the corrupt and illegitimate regime of president Jovenel Moise. They have…

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Commemorating the Battle of Vertieres

On November 18th, 2018, commemorating the Battle of Vertieres, the decisive victory against French forces that led to Haitian independence, hundreds of thousands of people across the length and breadth of Haiti demonstrated to demand the ouster of the corrupt and illegitimate regime of president Jovenel Moise and prime minister Jean-Henri Ceant.  They demanded accountability…

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Walter Riley—After the Quake

Walter Riley, a civil rights attorney, was in Haiti during the earthquake on Tuesday, January 12, 2010. Eight days later he speaks at the Cathedral of Christ the Light in Oakland, California about the reason he was in Haiti, his experience of the earthquake and his frustration with the lack of a timely and adequate…

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Hurricane Matthew Hits

As we write this, Hurricane Matthew has slammed into Haiti, leaving thousands without shelter or food. The hurricane has devastated the city of Les Cayes and many villages in the Southwestern part of the country, destroying crops and livestock and reversing the gains in food production made by women's agricultural cooperatives and other local farmers.…

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