As elsewhere, in Haiti the students see more sharply than their elders. They led the ouster of Aristide. They change history. They get nothing in return. Originally appeared in Le Matin. Exclusive translation for haitipolicy.org.
Leopold Berlanger, CEO of radio station, says the U.N.’s killing of gang leader Wilme was important but an overall strategy must be pursued to bring security to the poor sections and protect elections.
Let’s not impart some talismanic quality to the U.S. Marines. Haitians will still have to get together on this. Do it while you’re waiting for them, just in case they never come. English translation exclusive to haitipolicy.org.
Three-day mobilization across Haiti June 23-25. A strong and powerful NO to violence. “La barbarie ne passera pas.”