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“I wanted young blacks to see their own history on the big screen. Today, it’s still a big problem, telling black stories in cinema.” more

Mar 1, 2018 12:00 AM Dispatches


Jordi Ruiz Cirera

For decades, U.S. policy has toyed with the lives of Haitian immigrants. The end of Temporary Protected Status is just the latest development. more

Feb 14, 2018 11:44 PM Dispatches

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In the wake of Trump’s comments, politicians and media figures rushed to defend Haitian and African immigrants, asserting how hardworking they are. But this just allows Trump and similar anti-immigration rhetoric to dictate the terms of the argument. more

Jan 24, 2018 6:00 AM Dispatches 1 Comments

Earlier this month, police and other armed men destroyed many makeshift homes in a village on the outskirts of Port-au-Prince, displacing 200 families. more

Dec 27, 2013 4:20 PM Dispatches

Behind the Manipulation of Haiti's Election Latortue appears determined to keep Aristide from coming to power, even by proxy. more

Feb 15, 2006 1:53 PM Op-Eds