Alexis Erkert

Alexis Erkert is the Another Haiti is Possible Co-Coordinator for Other Worlds. She has worked in advocacy and with the Haitian social movement for the past three years.You can access all of Other Worlds’ past articles regarding post-earthquake Haiti here.

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Thursday, January 19, 2012 - 11:57am
Two Years after the Earthquake in Haiti, 'Housing Is Our Battle'
Remember, you are marching today for those who couldn’t be here, To say to them, “We haven’t forgotten. We’ll never forget.” And to say to those that are still here, We will take a stand for the rebuilding of Haiti. - Right to Housing Collective, January 12, 2012
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Friday, October 7, 2011 - 4:08pm
“We Are Tired of Living Under Tents”
On Monday morning, October 3, ten women stood across the street from the Ministry of Social Affairs, waving their arms, wailing and chanting. They were calling on Osany, of the pantheon of vodou lwa, or spirits, for assistance. The lyrics of their chant, repeated over and again, were patently simple: Stop stealing this country’s money This country’s money belongs to the poor.
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