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  • Nov18PAPprotest

    Response to Joint Statement

    Haiti Action Committee strongly condemns the Joint Statement by nine members of the House of Representatives claiming “Violent Protests That Have Left Haiti at a Standstill.” Their assertion, “While the frustrations that have prompted the protests are justifiable, the violent acts being used to express them are indefensible” …

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    Voices from Lasalin

    Victims and survivors of the November 2018 massacre in Lasalin speak to a delegation of Haiti solidarity activists from the Bay Area/California. The interview was conducted and recorded by Margaret Prescod for Sojourner Truth Radio and aired on April 5th 2019. Listen: http://bit.ly/2WRWFFc Sojourner Truth: …

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  • Nov18PAPprotest

    Hold the US/UN Accountable

    The United Nations, along with the United States and Canada, trains and supervises the murderous Haitian police and oversees Haiti’s horrendous prisons where beatings, torture and killings are routine. Condemn the police killings of demonstrators in Haiti by the UN-supervised police and attaches
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    Haiti: Roots of an Uprising

    By Robert Roth This article was written in August, 2018.  In the months that have followed, large-scale demonstrations broke out against the ruling elite’s theft of Petrocaribe funds, earmarked to lower gas prices and fund social programs. Demonstrators were shot with live ammunition, beaten with whips …

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    Unreported News from Haiti

    The relentless attacks on democracy in Haiti continue as Haitians, who have lived under United Nations MINUSTAH military occupation since the 2004 coup d’etat against popularly elected president Jean-Bertrand Aristide, rise up to demand governmental accountability and economic justice. The most recent wave of protests …

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    Welcome Dr. Maryse Narcisse to the Bay Area

    Sunday, April 23, 3-5PM First Presbyterian Church of Oakland 27th & Broadway, Oakland Music by Vukani Mawethu Phavia Kugichagulia and Val Serrante $10–25 sliding scale, no one turned away A benefit for the Haiti Emergency Relief Fund Please join us in welcoming Dr. Maryse Narcisse, …

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