Haiti

Eoin Higgins, staff writer
Protesters, medical professionals, and political opponents take part in a demonstration demanding the resignation of President Jovenel Moise in the Haitian capital in Port-au-Prince on October 30, 2019.
"We are strong people. We can take care of ourselves."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
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The Trump administration's immigration policies sent a flood of foreign...
Common Dreams staff
“My child was  all that I had. He was the one who paid my rent, gave me money to do business, and he died.”(Photo: Orlando Barria/EPA)
"This letter highlights how far the U.N.'s charity-based model falls short of...

Further

A powerful new documentary about the scandal and tragedy of Haiti's cholera outbreak as seen through the eyes of a young baseball player. With the epidemic eventually traced to U.N. peacekeepers from Nepal, the filmmakers wanted to both shame an evasive U.N. into taking responsibility for the first cholera to hit Haiti in a century, and celebrate Haitians' resilience in the face of it.