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Mon Mar 15, 2004 5:51 am
Forum: 2004
Topic: For translation and distribution: A cry for help!
Replies: 10
Views: 5136

For translation and distribution: A cry for help!

The source of this message is anonymous and unknown to our staff. It sounds credible and urgent. We cannot vouch for its contents but it is a cry for HELP that should not be ignored. [quote] Jedi (11 mas) yo te tire sou manifestasyon nou te oganize devan palè-a. Vandredi swa (12 mas) blan yo te mont...
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Sat Mar 13, 2004 1:43 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: Through These Trees, I See Haiti's Murderous Army Reborn
Replies: 4
Views: 2932

Through These Trees, I See Haiti's Murderous Army Reborn

Through These Trees, I See Haiti's Murderous Army Reborn First Person, Jean Charles Moise, Pacific News Service, Mar 12, 2004 Editor's Note: A mayor from northern Haiti currently in hiding says that the Haitian army is back in force, shooting people and burning homes. How could this happen, he asks...
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Fri Mar 12, 2004 11:41 am
Forum: 2004
Topic: Eske nou kab esplike fenomèn sa?
Replies: 12
Views: 6443

Pierreau, pito w te ofri senk mango tòtòt, senk pistach griye, senk nwa griye, senk grenn kenèp, senk grenn zanmann, senk pate cho, senk bouden san, senk doukounou, senk mayi bouyi, senk bout kwenn kochon, senk tèt poul, senk zòtolan, senk piskèt, senk kribich, senk donmbòy, senk dous lèt, senk dous...
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Fri Mar 12, 2004 9:22 am
Forum: 2004
Topic: Bitter irony
Replies: 0
Views: 1582

Bitter irony


Who is back in charge of the FRAPH/FADH Papers today?
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Fri Mar 12, 2004 8:03 am
Forum: 2004
Topic: The Accomplished Destruction of Aristide (Rebelión)
Replies: 0
Views: 1407

The Accomplished Destruction of Aristide (Rebelión)

The Accomplished Destruction of Aristide, the Planned Destruction of Hugo Chavez Monday, Mar 01, 2004 By: Heinz Dieterich - Rebelion.org The drama of Haiti and of the Aristide administration implies many dangers for Cuba and Venezuela. It is the final outcome of Washington's Standard Operating Proce...
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Fri Mar 12, 2004 8:00 am
Forum: 2004
Topic: Haiti as Target Practice (Counterpunch)
Replies: 0
Views: 1509

Haiti as Target Practice (Counterpunch)

Haiti as Target Practice: How the US Press Missed the Story Wednesday, Mar 03, 2004 By: Heather Williams - Counterpunch Now that bodies are littering the streets of Cap Haitien and Port Au Prince, major print news outlets have seen well enough to send a handful of cameramen and correpondents to send...
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Thu Mar 11, 2004 7:53 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: Can France and U.S. be held accountable in a court of Law?
Replies: 3
Views: 3009

Peanles, I absolutely agree with you. I posted this new article from News24 South Africa (I am not at all familiar with this news media), because I received it in my inbox just this morning, and thought that it would lend to discussion. When I post news articles or other people's opinions, it's not...
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Thu Mar 11, 2004 10:43 am
Forum: 2004
Topic: Can France and U.S. be held accountable in a court of Law?
Replies: 3
Views: 3009

Aristide targets US, France

News24 [South Africa] Aristide targets US, France 03/10/2004 Roissy, France - Former Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide's legal team is preparing cases accusing authorities in the United States and France of abducting him and forcing him into exile. Aristide believes he is still president of ...
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Wed Mar 10, 2004 9:18 am
Forum: 2004
Topic: Dis kesyon sou nouvo gouvènman an
Replies: 2
Views: 2433

Dis kesyon sou nouvo gouvènman an

[quote]Maitre Gerard Latortue se yon gro technokrat ki te deja minis afè etranjè sou Manigat. Lap travay lan gro biro FMI. Se yon blôk konesans ki kanpe sou de pyel. Li gen yon pakèt sèvis li pral rann Ayiti. Li gen tout syans pou li mete kanpe yon l ôt estrikti ôganizasyonnel. Li gen tout konesans ...
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Tue Mar 09, 2004 2:37 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: Aristide details coup to U.S. Delegation (NY Answer)
Replies: 2
Views: 2274

Morisseau, you said: "I am taking the non-violent fight for justice and self-governance of Haiti by Haitians to our ennemies until my last breath." This is commendable and I am not going to ask you which role you will play personally in that struggle. That is plainly your choice and it deserves to ...
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Tue Mar 09, 2004 12:06 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: On "Movin on" in Haiti (Kathy Dorce)
Replies: 0
Views: 1483

On "Movin on" in Haiti (Kathy Dorce)

[quote]First let me say that no good thing can come from this travesty of justice in Haiti. There is no sense in the idea that, Aristide is gone now we must move on. There is a very real possibility that a crime was committed according to international law. This needs to be investigated and those re...
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Tue Mar 09, 2004 11:12 am
Forum: 2004
Topic: Aristide details coup to U.S. Delegation (NY Answer)
Replies: 2
Views: 2274

Aristide details coup to U.S. Delegation (NY Answer)

from NY Answer U.S. DELEGATION MEETS WITH PRESIDENT ARISTIDE ARISTIDE REVEALS DETAILS OF COUP Press release for email distribution For Immediate Release March 8, 2004 Contact: Sarah Sloan or Brian Becker 202-544-3389, 212-633-6646 A delegation from the United States met twice today with overthrown H...
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Tue Mar 09, 2004 2:05 am
Forum: African Heritage
Topic: Why don't African-Americans take ownership of Haiti?
Replies: 0
Views: 3043

Why don't African-Americans take ownership of Haiti?

[quote] CARICOM: Toussaint Louverture's vision of a Free Haiti. Haiti's Bicentennial Message to Africans in the Americas. On January 1, 2004, Haiti will celebrate 200 years of Independence, as the first Free Black Republic of the world, following our victorious battles over the evil of slavery and c...
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Mon Mar 08, 2004 3:41 am
Forum: 2004
Topic: Tout moun pran (Jean Erich René)
Replies: 0
Views: 1899

Tout moun pran (Jean Erich René)

From: Robert Benodin To: *RDNP4 News Sent: Sunday, March 07 Subject: Tout moun pran [quote]Tout moun pran. Dizon Jean Erich René Mezanmi fok mwen di nou ke bagay yo pa bèl ditou. Kafe ya koule ak ma. Aristid anvanl pati kite yon siga limen lan 2 bout lan peyi ya. Jwèt la tèlman malouk ke domino wa v...
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Sat Mar 06, 2004 9:40 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: Eske nou kab esplike fenomèn sa?
Replies: 12
Views: 6443

Pitit Ginen, mwen mwen remèsye w dèske ou relanse diskisyon mwen te vle fè a, menm jan mwen remèsye Yawabobo tou. Mwen gen enpresyon Yawabobo pap manke retounen nan brase lide sa, jan li te pwomèt la. Mwen menm, mwen pap kouri retounen nan won paske mwen ta vle wè lòt moun bay dizon yo tou. Men li ...
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Sat Mar 06, 2004 2:07 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: Thank you for caring! (Note from Jean Saint-Vil)
Replies: 0
Views: 1614

Thank you for caring! (Note from Jean Saint-Vil)

"What I seek to accomplish is simply to serve with my feeble capacity truth and justice at the risk of pleasing no one." Albert Einstein (his last written statement found April 18, 1955) Dear colleagues, I know that you are saddened to see the nightmarish violence that is currently engulfing my nat...
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Sat Mar 06, 2004 12:37 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: Bush plans to pay the salaries of the Haitian Coast Guard
Replies: 1
Views: 2939

Bush plans to pay the salaries of the Haitian Coast Guard

CRAWFORD, Texas, March 5 (Reuters) - The Bush administration plans to pay the salaries of the Haitian Coast Guard to help prevent a massive outflow of refugees that could pose political problems for U.S. President George W. Bush in an election year, people familiar with the plan said on Friday. The...
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Sat Mar 06, 2004 10:14 am
Forum: 2004
Topic: UNIS CONTRE L'OCCUPATION (Gérard Bissainthe)
Replies: 0
Views: 1480

UNIS CONTRE L'OCCUPATION (Gérard Bissainthe)

UNIS CONTRE L'OCCUPATION Récemment j'ai envoyé une lettre à tous ceux qui, s'identifiant comme Haitiens, de quelque bord qu'ils soient, pensent que ce sont les Haitiens qui doivent s'occuper des problèmes d'Haiti, que les Haitiens ont potentiellement les capacités nécessaires pour gouverner leur pa...
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Fri Mar 05, 2004 9:20 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: Re-installing Dictatorship: Answers (by Marguerite Laurent)
Replies: 0
Views: 2311

Re-installing Dictatorship: Answers (by Marguerite Laurent)

Re-installing Dictatorship: Answers to media questions about Haiti and the U.S. by Marguerite Laurent, Esq. Chair, The Haitian Lawyers Leadership March 2, 2004 1. Why did the Bush administration consider the removal of Aristide to be a U.S. national interest? Aristide had eliminated the Haitian arm...
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Fri Mar 05, 2004 8:35 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: Thousands (10,000) of Aristide supporters pour into streets
Replies: 5
Views: 3674

Me li fout! Ça commence! So, my brothers and sisters down in Haiti were venting their anger against George Bush's coup, by the tens of thousands, and in plain view of the U.S. Marines. So early after the coup. This may have profound consequences. What if they were to keep it up every day? Would Rog...
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Fri Mar 05, 2004 8:20 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: Statement by Rep. Maxine Waters
Replies: 0
Views: 1474

Statement by Rep. Maxine Waters

Statement by Rep. Maxine Waters on the Overthrow of the Democratically- Elected Government of Haiti March 4, 2004 Last Sunday, President Jean-Bertrand Aristide, the democratically-elected President of Haiti, was effectively overthrown by a group of heavily-armed thugs. Yesterday, Ambassador Roger N...
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Fri Mar 05, 2004 6:55 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: Aristide Supporters March Through Haiti
Replies: 0
Views: 1400

Aristide Supporters March Through Haiti

Aristide Supporters March Through Haiti Friday March 5, 2004 8:16 PM By MARK STEVENSON and PAISLEY DODDS Associated Press Writers PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) - Thousands of supporters of President Jean-Bertrand Aristide marched through the streets Friday, shouting their anger at his ouster. A seven-...
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Thu Mar 04, 2004 1:02 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: Look beyond the 'Republic of Port-au-Prince'
Replies: 0
Views: 1375

Look beyond the 'Republic of Port-au-Prince'

(International Herald Tribune, 3 March 04) Look beyond the 'Republic of Port-au-Prince' By David M. Malone NEW YORK -- The ouster of President Jean-Bertrand Aristide signals the bankruptcy of Haiti's political elites, reminds us of Haiti's pattern of winner-take-all politics and of its violent polit...
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Thu Mar 04, 2004 12:28 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: The rebels came out of the blue!!!
Replies: 1
Views: 1984

The rebels came out of the blue!!!

Quote of the Week or the Century?[quote]The rebels emerged virtually overnight. "The real mystery is where these guys are coming from," says Thayer Scott of the International Republican Institute, a group funded by the U.S. Agency for International Development to foster democracy in Haiti. "They are...
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Thu Mar 04, 2004 12:19 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: Marines watch as Haiti turns wild
Replies: 0
Views: 1392

Marines watch as Haiti turns wild

St Petersburg Times, 3 March 04 Marines watch as Haiti turns wild Despite stern U.S. warnings, the rebel leader lets soldiers run amok and gives orders to the new president. By DAVID ADAMS PORT-AU-PRINCE - Three days after President Jean-Bertrand Aristide flew into exile, it is becoming increasingl...
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Thu Mar 04, 2004 11:36 am
Forum: 2004
Topic: Rights abusers going free from Haitian prisons
Replies: 0
Views: 1317

Rights abusers going free from Haitian prisons

Posted on Thu, Mar. 04, 2004 JIM DEFEDE/COMMENTARY Rights abusers going free from Haitian prisons For the past eight years, Brian Concannon has led an office in Haiti known as Bureau des Avocats Internationaux, created by the Haitian government in 1995 to help the victims of human rights abuses dur...
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Thu Mar 04, 2004 9:58 am
Forum: 2004
Topic: DÉCLARATION DU GROUPE DES 184 - 3 Mars, 2004
Replies: 0
Views: 1408

DÉCLARATION DU GROUPE DES 184 - 3 Mars, 2004

Haiti Support Group: www.haitisupport.gn.apc.org DÉCLARATION DU GROUPE DES 184 - 3 Mars, 2004 Soixante douze (72) heures après que les revendications de tous les secteurs de la population haitienne ont abouti au départ de M. Jean Bertrand Aristide, le Groupe des 184 constate que les méthodes et les ...
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Wed Mar 03, 2004 12:25 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: Washington et Paris renversent Aristide
Replies: 0
Views: 1452

Washington et Paris renversent Aristide

ARTICLE DIFFUSE PAR LE RESEAU VOLTAIRE Paris 2 mars 2004 www.reseauvoltaire.net Washington et Paris renversent Aristide Coup d'État en Haiti Washington et Paris se sont réconciliés pour défendre leurs intérêts impériaux dans les Caraibes. Ils ont savamment organisé un coup d'État en Haiti pour renve...
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Wed Mar 03, 2004 11:21 am
Forum: 2004
Topic: Haiti: Charges of complicity
Replies: 0
Views: 1428

Haiti: Charges of complicity

CENTER FOR AMERICAN PROGRESS http://www.americanprogress.org/ Charges of Complicity Dramatically shifting his explicit election-year promise to oppose any U.S. nation-building operations in Haiti, President Bush deployed Marines to the island nation. In 2000, then Gov. Bush said troop intervention ...
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Wed Mar 03, 2004 10:12 am
Forum: 2004
Topic: Eske nou kab esplike fenomèn sa?
Replies: 12
Views: 6443

Eske nou kab esplike fenomèn sa?

Politik ak Propagand, se Kokòt ak Figaro. Nout tout konn sa. Se sa ki fè mwen pa sezi lò medya yo plis montre Ayisyen k ap fete, k ap selebre kadejak sa Blan meriken ak Blan franse ak Blan Kanadyen vin fè sou peyi a. Se sa ki fè mwen pa sezi ditou lò menm moun sa yo te deside pou yo pa te mennen Ja...
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Tue Mar 02, 2004 8:33 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: Bush Calls Chirac to Thank France on Haiti
Replies: 3
Views: 2372

Zanfanginen, the $21 billion demand did not make the French angry, it just got them thinking: After Haiti gets whatever share of the sum they asked, which countries would be next in line? What about a sizable portion of the African continent? Then, after the French, other countries of the European ...
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Tue Mar 02, 2004 2:50 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: Bush Calls Chirac to Thank France on Haiti
Replies: 3
Views: 2372

Bush Calls Chirac to Thank France on Haiti

Bush Calls Chirac to Thank France on Haiti PARIS (Reuters) - President Bush telephoned French President Jacques Chirac Tuesday to hail their countries' cooperation over the Haiti crisis, the latest sign of a gradual thaw in U.S.-French relations. France and the United States, which fell out last ye...
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Tue Mar 02, 2004 2:02 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: Might of U.S. did not make right in Haiti
Replies: 0
Views: 1402

Might of U.S. did not make right in Haiti

Posted on Tue, Mar. 02, 2004 JIM DEFEDE/COMMENTARY Might of U.S. did not make right in Haiti Ultimately, it may be a matter of semantics whether Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide was ''kidnapped'' by American forces, as he has told several members of Congress, or simply had no choice but to ...
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Tue Mar 02, 2004 1:29 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: No return of the Army, no coup makers in the government
Replies: 0
Views: 1598

No return of the Army, no coup makers in the government

Haiti - no return of the Army, no coup makers in the government Haiti Support Group According to the AFP, opposition leader, Evans Paul, said the Democratic Platform is meeting with the armed opposition of Guy Philippe, Jean Tatoune and Louis Jodel Chamblain today, Monday morning, in Port-au-Prince...
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Tue Mar 02, 2004 11:56 am
Forum: 2004
Topic: What will happen to Haiti now?
Replies: 3
Views: 2219

What will happen to Haiti now?

What will happen to Haiti now? Well, let's see... If we accept the rationale of the "Opposition", the Bush administration (Roger Noriega, Otto Reich, Elliott Abrams, Colin Powell, the U.S. President himself), the various spokespersons at the French and American embassies over the years, the future ...
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Tue Mar 02, 2004 10:35 am
Forum: 2004
Topic: Now is the time for all good people...
Replies: 2
Views: 2970

Lynnlin, I hope this will not distract from your call as to what to do next, but the following message is related, because the scope of what we can do is dependent on how our resources. Though several leaders of the traditional African-American community have been exceptional advocates on behalf of ...
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Mon Mar 01, 2004 5:01 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: Don't fall for Washington's spin on Haiti
Replies: 0
Views: 1407

Don't fall for Washington's spin on Haiti

Don't fall for Washington's spin on Haiti By Jeffrey Sachs Published: February 29 2004 by FT.com The crisis in Haiti is another case of brazen US manipulation of a small, impoverished country. Much of the media portrayed President Jean-Bertrand Aristide as an undemocratic leader who betrayed Haiti'...
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Mon Mar 01, 2004 4:26 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: Coup d'etat in Haiti (Jamaica Observer)
Replies: 0
Views: 1486

Coup d'etat in Haiti (Jamaica Observer)

Coup d'etat in Haiti Monday, March 01, 2004 The deed is done. Haiti has been raped. The act was sanctioned by the United States, Canada and France. For despite the fig leaf of constitutionality with which these Western powers, and supposed bastions of democracy, have sought toshroud the act, what h...
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Mon Mar 01, 2004 4:13 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: Aristide's overthrow dangerous precedent (Caricom)
Replies: 0
Views: 1354

Aristide's overthrow dangerous precedent (Caricom)

Jamaica Observer www.jamaicaobserver.com Emergency Haiti summit tomorrow Caricom leaders say Aristide's overthrow dangerous precedent Monday, March 01, 2004 Caricom leaders, angry that the international community snubbed their plan to settle the crisis in Haiti, are heading to Kingston for an emerg...
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Mon Mar 01, 2004 4:02 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: LES BLANCS ONT DÉBARQUÉ !!!
Replies: 4
Views: 3033

Mwen konprann ou. Mwen wè anpil avantaj nan ekri angle a tou, paske sa pèmèt nou fè lòt alyans ke nou merite fè, ke nou fèt pou nou fè nan batay n ap mennen an.

Men ankouraje Kreyòl la, se ankouraje Kilti Lakay. Kidonk, Ayibobo!

Guy
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Mon Mar 01, 2004 3:27 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: Ce soir 1er mars 2004 Sujet: enlèvement du Président Haitien
Replies: 1
Views: 1650

Excellent opportunity, Jaf! It is extremely important for us to counter all the BS coming out of the corporate media. I have heard you on "cpac" and you have done an excellent job!

See if they could possibly provide you with a digital copy.

Way to go, man!
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Mon Mar 01, 2004 2:59 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: LES BLANCS ONT DÉBARQUÉ !!!
Replies: 4
Views: 3033

Sou itilizasyon lang nan fowòm lan

Monchè Yaw Abobo, mwen gen anpil respè pou ou. Mwen dakò ak anpil bagay ou ekri sou Fowòm lan. Sepandan, nou gen yon pwen de divèjans. Fowòm sa se pa jodi li kòmanse. Se an MAS 1999 li kòmanse sou yon lòt fòm, epi an Kreyòl sèlman. Mwen gen lontan, LONTAN, LONTAN, m ap goumen pou voye Kreyòl monte ...
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Mon Mar 01, 2004 12:00 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: Is it a coincidence? (Narcotics strategy and coups d'état)
Replies: 16
Views: 8176

Just a friendly intervention

Nocomment, you said: "Thanks to our History I will not allow hate between you and me." I am glad you feel that way, but the word "hate" is too strong a word to apply in this case. It should not be even conceivable. We are natural allies and I can easily see Beneatha and you in the same camp, fighti...
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Sun Feb 29, 2004 11:43 am
Forum: 2004
Topic: Aristide leaves Haiti for exile
Replies: 11
Views: 5915

Lynnlinn, THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR THOSE COMFORTING THOUGHTS. All I will say right now is THANK YOU! and let's take this journey together. Thank you for expressing your solidarity on this sad day, and I am sure that most of us, on this forum, express ours to you as well. You are tracing a fine example ...
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Sun Feb 29, 2004 11:10 am
Forum: 2004
Topic: Haiti cannot die, Haiti will never die.
Replies: 2
Views: 2250

Haiti cannot die, Haiti will never die.

But Haiti suffers... Another setback for Haitians, even those who are rejoicing at this very moment. The United States, France, Canada (and secondarily, the Dominican Republic) handed Guy Philippe a magnificent birthday present. What did he do to deserve it? Perhaps our children our grandchildren w...
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Sun Feb 29, 2004 7:56 am
Forum: 2004
Topic: Aristide leaves Haiti for exile
Replies: 11
Views: 5915

Aristide leaves Haiti for exile

Well, it's official.

Another coup, orchestrated by the United States, Canada, France has succeeded.

Congratulations, Mag! Let the celebrations begin...

The Haitian people will pick up the pieces and live for another day.
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Sat Feb 28, 2004 3:36 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: Bush, Call Off Your Dogs! (The Black Commentator)
Replies: 0
Views: 1394

Bush, Call Off Your Dogs! (The Black Commentator)

Bush, Call Off Your Dogs! http://www.blackcommentator.com/79/79_haiti_dogs.html US Can End The Killing It Started In Haiti February 26 2004 In willful ignorance and with every bad intention, the U.S. corporate media ask the ridiculous question, Should the US intervene in Haiti, or not? The bloody a...
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Sat Feb 28, 2004 3:09 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: U.S. must let real democracy govern Haiti (Neil Elliott)
Replies: 0
Views: 1417

U.S. must let real democracy govern Haiti (Neil Elliott)

U.S. must let real democracy govern Haiti Neil Elliott http://www.lambifund.org/annual/tri_3.html Neil Elliott, theologian, educator, human rights activist and fundraiser, was welcomed to the Lambi Fund's US staff as the new Development Director in 2000. "They've used millions of U.S. tax dollars t...
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Sat Feb 28, 2004 10:44 am
Forum: Editorials
Topic: Personal thoughts on the Haitian crisis (February 28, 2004)
Replies: 0
Views: 2082

Personal thoughts on the Haitian crisis (February 28, 2004)

Like the level of water steadily rising in a bucket under our predictable yet sudden tropical storms, the political crisis in Haiti is reaching the point of overflow, but in the process making liars out of all who bet on its futures, that is the precise moment(s) when “Titid's era” will be no more....