Kim Ives

Kim Ives is an editor with Haïti Liberté newsweekly, the host of a weekly Haiti show on WBAI-FM, and a filmmaker who has helped produce several documentaries about Haiti

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Tuesday, June 21, 2011 - 8:54am
Haiti: What WikiLeaks' US Embassy Cables Reveal
I recently came across some letters my grandfather, then 24, had written to his family in Connecticut from the US Embassy in Mexico in 1926. He was a guest of then US Ambassador James R Sheffield, under the Calvin Coolidge administration.
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Wednesday, June 8, 2011 - 5:07pm
WikiLeaks Haiti: Cable Depicts Fraudulent Haiti Election
The United States, the European Union and the United Nations decided to support Haiti’s recent presidential and parliamentary elections despite believing that the country’s electoral body, “almost certainly in conjunction with President Preval,” had “emasculated the opposition” by unwisely and unjustly excluding the country’s largest party, according to a secret US Embassy cable.
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Thursday, March 17, 2011 - 8:48am
Haiti Wants Aristide: Let Him Go
The arrogance of Washington's renewed efforts to thwart former President Jean-Bertrand Aristide's return to Haiti from a seven-year exile in South Africa is mind-boggling.
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Saturday, January 22, 2011 - 11:57am
WikiLeaks Points to US Meddling in Haiti
Confidential US diplomatic cables from 2005 and 2006 released this week by WikiLeaks reveal Washington's well-known obsession to keep exiled former President Jean-Bertrand Aristide out of Haiti and Haitian affairs.
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