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171000 Still Live in Haiti’s Quake Camps – Wunderground.com (blog)


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171000 Still Live in Haiti's Quake Camps
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A private house in Petion-ville Rue Louverture is badly-damaged after a major earthquake on January 12, 2010 in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. A 7.0 earthquake rocked Haiti, followed by at least a dozen aftershocks, causing widespread devastation in the ...
Haiti quake camp population drops below 200000Westport-News

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Haitians seek release of migrants on fatal smuggling trip – MiamiHerald.com


Haitians seek release of migrants on fatal smuggling trip
MiamiHerald.com
“It is a disgrace that we have a double standard here,” said Jack Lieberman, a founder of the Haitian Refugee Center. “Cubans who step foot on U.S. soil get asylum and Haitians get sent back, put in concentration camps… and then sent back with no due ...

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The Ruined Haitian Palace of a Former Slave – The Slatest (blog)

The Slatest (blog)The Ruined Haitian Palace of a Former SlaveThe Slatest (blog)Sans-Souci Palace was once the home of King Henri Christophe I of Haiti, a former slave who became a key leader in the 1804 Haitian Revolution, when the small nation gained ...

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Edwidge Danticat Sheds ‘Light’ on Haiti [INTERVIEW] – EBONY.com


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Edwidge Danticat Sheds 'Light' on Haiti [INTERVIEW]
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Krak!, an autobiographical masterpiece; Brother I'm Dying, a collection of insightful essays; Create Dangerously: The Immigrant Artist at Work; and a collection of Haitian literary voices, Haiti Noir, among others. Back in the early 1990s, I ...

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Life expectancy in America rivals Third World – Salon

Life expectancy in America rivals Third WorldSalonIn fact, McDowell County is only slightly ahead of Haiti, Ghana and Papua New Guinea when it comes to life expectancy for males: according to WHO, life expectancy for males is 62 in those three countrie...

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The Effects Of This Dominican Court’s Ruling Will Be Felt As Far Away As NYC – PolicyMic


The Effects Of This Dominican Court's Ruling Will Be Felt As Far Away As NYC
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Taveras, along with many other conservative Dominican politicians, believe the measure will limit unauthorized immigration from Haiti and will improve the legalization process. But the scope of the ruling's consequences will not remain exclusive to ...

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Haitian camp for quake-displaced population drops below 200000 – MyNews3 Las Vegas KSNV


Haitian camp for quake-displaced population drops below 200000
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PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — A humanitarian agency for the United Nations says the number of Haitians still displaced by the 2010 earthquake has dropped below 200,000. It says 171,974 people are now living in the gloomy shelter camps. That marks an ...

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Corruption, Nigeria’s greatest woe, says Carrington – The Guardian Nigeria


Corruption, Nigeria's greatest woe, says Carrington
The Guardian Nigeria
All rates lower even than Haiti. Out of 187 countries surveyed, oil- producing Nigeria is ranked 153, the lowest, by far, of any non-African member of OPEC. Indeed, with the exception of Angola (which ranks 5 places higher than Nigeria), all other ...

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Haitians Call For Release Of Migrants Who Survived Capsizing – NPR (blog)


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Haitians Call For Release Of Migrants Who Survived Capsizing
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A group of Haitian activists, including author Edwidge Danticat, had a message for the U.S. government today: The migrants who survived a capsized boat in the Atlantic have suffered enough, so they should be released. "We believe these refugees were ...
Release of Haitian migrants on fatal trip soughtMiamiHerald.com
Family members want Haitians who survived boat capsizing released by ...Washington Post

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