10 Brainless Yankees, A Million Homeless Haitians

by
Abby Zimet

The insatiable media has gone to town on the story of those
hapless U.S. Christians in Haiti: Their arrest has been breathlessly

covered, the tawdry past of their leader gleefully exposed. But all the egocentric news coverage blurs one key fact, notes the Haitian prime minister: The suffering of many, many Haitians goes on. You can still donate to the above groups. Despite our short attention spans, the need remains.

"I believe it's a distraction for the
Haitian people because they are talking more now about 10 people than
they are about one million people suffering in the streets." - Prime Minister Jean-Max Bellerive

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