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Fri Oct 20, 2006 8:20 am
Forum: Ann Pale Kreyol
Topic: Google kòmanse tradiksyon kreyòl li-a.
Replies: 3
Views: 3534

Jude, èske ou kab ban nou plis detay sou jan nou kapab rantre nan kolaborasyon sa? Li pa klè pou mwen. Mwen remake sepandan Google gen yon lang yo rele "Elmer Fudd". M'espere se pa sou tèt nou y'ap pran plezi. Antouka, mwen pa wè paj Kreyòl yo. Paj "ht" a menm, se an franse nètalkole. Ban mwen yon d...
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Thu Oct 19, 2006 6:29 am
Forum: 2006
Topic: Radio Talk Show on Haiti prison system
Replies: 0
Views: 2222

Radio Talk Show on Haiti prison system

Ronald Edwards from Ohio will be on a Internet international talk show on Thursday evening 10/19/06 at 9:00 PM. The talk will be based on Mr. Ron's year experience working with the prison system in Haiti as a prison advisor. If you are interested and curious log in to hear him. From: Ronald Edwards ...
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Tue Oct 17, 2006 9:30 pm
Forum: 2006
Topic: Chávez bid for security council seat falters
Replies: 1
Views: 2333

Chávez bid for security council seat falters

Chávez bid for security council seat falters Published by the Guardian, 10/17/06 http://www.guardian.co.uk/international/story/0,,1923867,00.html Ed Pilkington in New York and Rory Carroll in Caracas An attempt by Venezuelan president, Hugo Chávez, to challenge the hegemony of the US and Britain wit...
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Tue Oct 17, 2006 3:49 pm
Forum: 2006
Topic: Human rights, not politics, should be priority for Haiti
Replies: 30
Views: 24855

I don't think you quite understood my reference to "Doctor, heal thyself". The doctor in that instance was the Drug Enforcement Administration acting as an extension of the U.S. State Department and the U.S. Embassy in Haiti and other countries in Central and South America. I am not requesting mercy...
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Tue Oct 17, 2006 8:23 am
Forum: Ann Pale Kreyol
Topic: Mèsi Papa Desalin!
Replies: 0
Views: 3820

Mèsi Papa Desalin!

Mèsi papa Desalin Papa Desalin, mèsi Chak fwa m' santi sa-m ye M' di mèsi, Desalin Chak fwa m' tande youn nèg koloni Ki poko lib pale M'di: Desalin, mèsi Se mwen k' konnen sa ou ye pou mwen Mèsi, papa Desalin Si m' youn nonm Se pou m' di : mèsi, Desalin Si m' ouvè je-m gade Se gras a ou, Desalin Si ...
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Tue Oct 17, 2006 8:15 am
Forum: Mosochwazi
Topic: Dessalines
Replies: 0
Views: 2420

Dessalines

L'année 2006 marque le 200ème anniversaire de la mort de Dessalines. Je profite de l'occasion pour soumettre à la méditation du groupe un poème que j'ai écrit voilà bientôt deux ans. C'était en octobre 2004. Prenez le temps de le lire. S'il peut servir à conscientiser plus d'un alors j'aurais fait o...
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Mon Oct 16, 2006 1:19 pm
Forum: 2006
Topic: 2006 Civil Courage Prize
Replies: 2
Views: 2900

Rafael Marques de Morais

2006 Civil Courage Prize Honoree Rafael Marques de Morais Angolan journalist who exposed the slaughter of his countrymen, the plundering of the country's wealth, and the corruption of its regime. The 2006 Award Ceremony will be held at The Harold Pratt House in New York City on October 18th, 2006. M...
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Mon Oct 16, 2006 1:14 pm
Forum: 2006
Topic: 2006 Civil Courage Prize
Replies: 2
Views: 2900

2006 Civil Courage Prize

For Immediate Release, October 4, 2006 Contact: Barbara Becker, EqualShot, 212-375-0661 Angolan Human Rights Activist Selected as Winner of 2006 Civil Courage Prize Campaigning for an end to corruption and abuse by government and private industry New York, NY – Rafael Marques, a leading voice for re...
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Mon Oct 16, 2006 6:24 am
Forum: 2006
Topic: Angola's Oil Curse
Replies: 1
Views: 2481

Meet Rafael Marques de Morais

Africa Roundtable takes great pleasure in inviting you to an informal conversation with: RAFAEL MARQUES de MORAIS A working journalist from Angola, Mr. Marques has come to NY to receive the Civil Courage prize of the Northcote Parkinson Fund. His work has exposed government corruption, corporate plu...
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Mon Oct 16, 2006 6:19 am
Forum: 2006
Topic: Angola's Oil Curse
Replies: 1
Views: 2481

Angola's Oil Curse

Angola's Oil Curse By Rafael Marques, AlterNet Posted on December 17, 2004, Printed on October 16, 2006 http://www.alternet.org/story/20780/ The following article was adapted from a speech given at the Conference on Oil Revenues in Stavanger, Norway on Dec. 9, 2004. In the past two years, Angola has...
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Sun Oct 15, 2006 11:34 pm
Forum: 2006
Topic: Weekend Special En Hommage A Jean Jacques Dessalines
Replies: 5
Views: 4227

Well, I ended up going all by myself, Not one Ann Pale friend in sight. Bouli, next time. Ana, Shelony, next time. Leonel, next time. 2007, perhaps? I missed you for sure, but I have to admit, I had a much better time than I anticipated. Props to the organizers! I do not have time at this late hour ...
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Sun Oct 15, 2006 11:01 pm
Forum: 2006
Topic: Hello from Yéle Haiti!
Replies: 3
Views: 3011

Once again, thank you Wyclef for your efforts! As I learned from you tonight, you were born on October 17, the day of Dessalines's assasination. But as one dies, another is born. Happy birthday, Wyclef Jean!
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Sun Oct 15, 2006 4:31 pm
Forum: 2006
Topic: Human rights, not politics, should be priority for Haiti
Replies: 30
Views: 24855

[quote]if Mr. President Preval were to appeal to Mr. President Hugo Chavez for Venezuela to purchase Haiti's international debt[/quote] You and I would not know about this until the deal is done. President Preval should not appear like begging for help from Venezuela. Haiti has traded her dignity en...
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Sun Oct 15, 2006 11:20 am
Forum: 2006
Topic: Venezuela's oil wealth funds gusher of anti-poverty project
Replies: 2
Views: 2503

Venezuela's oil wealth funds gusher of anti-poverty project

Venezuela's oil wealth funds gusher of anti-poverty projects - Robert Collier, Chronicle Staff Writer Monday, October 2, 2006 (10-02) 04:00 PDT Caracas, Venezuela -- Hugo Chavez's revolution came to the hillside slum of San Juan one recent night in the glare of a solitary lightbulb and with puddles ...
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Sat Oct 14, 2006 4:13 am
Forum: 2006
Topic: Oldest Haitian born Cuban dead at 126
Replies: 2
Views: 2792

My respects to Benito Martinez Abrogan and sympathies to the legion of his admirers in Cuba. You may visit in spirit Cavaillon, left so many years ago. It honors us that you wanted to go back and see the land again before your eventual death. It's too bad this did not materialize. Hopefully the town...
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Sat Oct 14, 2006 3:10 am
Forum: 2006
Topic: Human rights, not politics, should be priority for Haiti
Replies: 30
Views: 24855

[quote]It is a fact that on this Forum, some people including you, have enjoyed the nasty habit of stretching my words or willingly putting them on a context that is far from their real meaning.[/quote] Marcien, stretching your words would really not be something easy to accomplish... You have maste...
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Fri Oct 13, 2006 6:36 am
Forum: 2006
Topic: Human rights, not politics, should be priority for Haiti
Replies: 30
Views: 24855

[quote]I shall prove you that you are dead wrong manu militari[/quote] Here we go again... Can't you make your point without threats? Nobody can force you to talk to Wim, if you do not want to. That's your right and your privilege. But why the dark militaristic warning? Why all this drama? It's remi...
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Thu Oct 12, 2006 2:23 pm
Forum: 2006
Topic: A 126 ans, Abogan revient à Cavaillon
Replies: 1
Views: 2739

Oldest Haitian born Cuban dead at 126

Oldest Haitian born Cuban dead at 126 - Reuters HAVANA (Reuters) - Benito Martinez Abrogan, Cuba's oldest person and star of the government's efforts to promote healthy lives for its oldest citizens, died on Wednesday at the age of 126. "He died this afternoon. He had been in intensive care, but old...
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Thu Oct 12, 2006 2:21 pm
Forum: 2006
Topic: Oldest Haitian born Cuban dead at 126
Replies: 2
Views: 2792

Oldest Haitian born Cuban dead at 126

Oldest Haitian born Cuban dead at 126 - Reuters HAVANA (Reuters) - Benito Martinez Abrogan, Cuba's oldest person and star of the government's efforts to promote healthy lives for its oldest citizens, died on Wednesday at the age of 126. "He died this afternoon. He had been in intensive care, but old...
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Thu Oct 12, 2006 12:23 pm
Forum: 2006
Topic: Hello from Yéle Haiti!
Replies: 3
Views: 3011

It appears that Yele, Wyclef's philantropic foundation for Haitians, is doing a lot of valuable work. I can attest to the cleanup of major parts of Port-au-Prince by guys (and I presume, gals) recognizable by their yellow jerseys. Obviously, it will take an effort of greater magnitude to really clea...
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Thu Oct 12, 2006 11:26 am
Forum: 2006
Topic: Lettre d'un étudiant à Cuba aux intellectuels haïtiens
Replies: 1
Views: 2266

I have been trying to verify the source of this letter, but have not yet succeeded. If you know the student or you can pinpoint the original source of this e-mail coomunication, please let me know.
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Wed Oct 11, 2006 2:19 pm
Forum: 2006
Topic: Lettre d'un étudiant à Cuba aux intellectuels haïtiens
Replies: 1
Views: 2266

Lettre d'un étudiant à Cuba aux intellectuels haitiens

From an e-mail forward. Source unverified. [quote]Octobre 2006 Lettre d'un étudiant à Cuba aux intellectuels haitiens Jeudi 27 juillet 2006, P.-A-P. A l'heure où la douleur dénonce à qui l'adoucit et la misère à qui l'embellit. Chers intellectuels, détenteurs du pouvoir et du savoir au pays des rési...
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Wed Oct 11, 2006 2:17 pm
Forum: 2006
Topic: UW Instructor Compares Bush to Hitler
Replies: 1
Views: 2183

UW Instructor Compares Bush to Hitler

UW Instructor Compares Bush to Hitler By CARRIE ANTLFINGER, Associated Press Writer Wed Oct 11, 5:39 AM MILWAUKEE - A university instructor who came under scrutiny for arguing that the U.S. government orchestrated the Sept. 11 attacks likens President Bush to Adolf Hitler in an essay his students ar...
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Wed Oct 11, 2006 9:46 am
Forum: 2006
Topic: Human rights, not politics, should be priority for Haiti
Replies: 30
Views: 24855

Guys, I am going to try to make myself perfectly clear this time around, but be warned that I do not have the time to keep fetching the grenades that you lob at each other and try and disarm them before they explode. By day, I am the Haitian Program director at the New Jersey Immigration Policy Netw...
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Mon Oct 09, 2006 11:35 am
Forum: 2006
Topic: The White House and Mr. Abramoff
Replies: 1
Views: 1761

The White House and Mr. Abramoff

The White House and Mr. Abramoff The New York Times | Editorial Monday 09 October 2006 The sordid Mark Foley controversy has diverted public attention from another major Washington ethics scandal - the influence peddling involving the disgraced former superlobbyist Jack Abramoff. That's good news fo...
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Mon Oct 09, 2006 12:25 am
Forum: HT/RD issues
Topic: Néolibéralisme, racisme et migration
Replies: 2
Views: 2610

Néolibéralisme, racisme et migration

http://www.penelopes.org [quote]Néolibéralisme, racisme et migration Leur crime ? Etre Haitien-nes, être plus Noir-es, paraît-il, que la population dominicaine. Et surtout, travailler dur dans les champs, dans la construction et dans la prostitution, pour trois fois moins que la main d'œuvre dominic...
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Sun Oct 08, 2006 11:52 pm
Forum: 2006
Topic: Haitian Immigrant Resource Manual
Replies: 4
Views: 3969

Haitian Immigrant Resource Manual

http://haitiforever.com/windowsonhaiti/livimigran.gif What you see above is the front cover of a book I have just edited and published about 2 weeks ago. The book looks quite impressive, even before you get to the wealth of information inside. [No doubt, it's because my wife did the cover design, wh...
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Sun Oct 08, 2006 10:26 pm
Forum: Current Social Issues
Topic: My Haitian Christian friends visit blessedseed.org
Replies: 4
Views: 3999

Of course you will be given respect. Why would you think otherwise? Saul, I certainly did not qualify your action as "rude and selfish". You seem to be too much on the defensive here. Since I am the moderator of the forum, I just wanted to set the tone for all, so everyone will see Ann Pale as a mee...
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Sun Oct 08, 2006 9:57 pm
Forum: 2006
Topic: Hello from Yéle Haiti!
Replies: 3
Views: 3011

Hello from Yéle Haiti!

From: Info [mailto:info@yele.org] Sent: Wednesday, October 04, 2006 5:59 PM Subject: News from Yéle Haiti! Hello from Yéle Haiti! While Wyclef Jean has been touring with Colombian superstar Shakira, singing their worldwide summer hit Hips Don't Lie and stopping over at the World Cup to perform, Yéle...
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Sun Oct 08, 2006 4:18 pm
Forum: HT/RD issues
Topic: Back in 2002, another Haitian won the RFK Human Rights Award
Replies: 0
Views: 2126

Back in 2002, another Haitian won the RFK Human Rights Award

Ms. Loune Viaud, “Partners in Health” Director, Haiti 2002 Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Laureate. from the RFK Memorial November 13, 2002 Washington, D.C. – Loune Viaud, the Director of Strategic Planning and Operations at the Zanmi Lasante (Partners in Health) socio-medical complex in Cange, Hait...
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Sun Oct 08, 2006 1:23 pm
Forum: HT/RD issues
Topic: Mesi Anpil Sonia Pierre - Mesi Edwin Paraison tou!
Replies: 3
Views: 3160

Fo nou konnen tou ke Sonia pa vini pou kont li, pou li pa izole fas a gouvEnman RD ki ka reyaji kont tout atansyon sa, memm le yo pap fe-l nan limedya. Nou rekomande oganizatE kominote ayisyEn lan envite tou kek pesonalite dominiken ak ayisyen vin rankontre e pale ak kominote a. Mwen ge yon bon zanm...
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Sun Oct 08, 2006 1:10 pm
Forum: HT/RD issues
Topic: Sonia Pierre Haitian Dominican Wins RFK Award
Replies: 6
Views: 3926

More information on Sonia (Solange) Pierre, MUDHA, and the struggle:

http://haitiforever.com/windowsonhaiti/mudha1.shtml

http://haitiforever.com/windowsonhaiti/mudha2.shtml
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Sun Oct 08, 2006 1:03 pm
Forum: 2006
Topic: Immigration debate
Replies: 6
Views: 4942

Support Columbia Students Who Protested the Minutemen

Support Columbia Students Who Protested the Minutemen ***Please forward everywhere*** On October 4, the College Republicans at Columbia University hosted Minuteman Project founder Jim Gilchrist. The Minutemen are known for inciting racist violence against immigrants. In an exercise of free speech, s...
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Sun Oct 08, 2006 12:49 pm
Forum: HT/RD issues
Topic: Mesi Anpil Sonia Pierre - Mesi Edwin Paraison tou!
Replies: 3
Views: 3160

Mesi Anpil Sonia Pierre - Mesi Edwin Paraison tou!

Mwen tou pwofite remEsye ou tou Edwin dEske ou entwodui-m ba Sonya nan lane 2000 lan, sa ki pEmEt mwen rankontre avEk li plizyE fwa ankO lO li pase New York. Se avek yon grap plezi mwen te resevwa li lakay mwen lan New Jersey nan fen prentan ane sa e pataje anpil lide avEk li. Mwen te santi konsi se...
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Sun Oct 08, 2006 12:02 pm
Forum: HT/RD issues
Topic: Sonia Pierre Haitian Dominican Wins RFK Award
Replies: 6
Views: 3926

Reconocimiento Sonia Pierre recibirá el "Premio Robert F. Kennedy de Derechos Humanos 2006" Eddy beltre Santo Domingo. 8 de octubre de 2006.- Sonia Pierre, directora del Movimiento de Mujeres Dominico Haitianas (MUDHA), fue seleccionada en Washington para recibir el premio Robert F. Kennedy de Derec...
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Sun Oct 08, 2006 12:00 pm
Forum: HT/RD issues
Topic: Sonia Pierre Haitian Dominican Wins RFK Award
Replies: 6
Views: 3926

Let's celebrate her lifetime dedication to Justice. Support MUDHA in any way you can. Guy Press Contact: Jeffrey Buchanan 202-463-7575 ext 241 buchanan@rfkmemorial.org DOMINICAN BORN HAITIAN RIGHTS ACTIVIST WINS 2006 RFK HUMAN RIGHTS AWARD Sonia Pierre to Receive 2006 Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights ...
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Sun Oct 08, 2006 10:33 am
Forum: Current Social Issues
Topic: My Haitian Christian friends visit blessedseed.org
Replies: 4
Views: 3999

Welcome Blessed Seed and thank you for your invitation. Don't forget however that this is a discussion forum. Participate in our space as much as you would like us to participate in your space. That way, and that's only fair, your space and our space may freely share a borderless area where free thi...
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Sat Oct 07, 2006 5:35 pm
Forum: 2006
Topic: Transcript of President Hugo Chavez of Venezuela
Replies: 2
Views: 2469

Thank you, Aragorn. Let me facilitate its reading even more. [quote]Published: Thursday, September 21, 2006 Bylined to: VHeadline.com Reporters Transcript of Venezuelan President Chavez' 9/20 speech to the United Nations Representatives of the governments of the world, good morning to all of you. Fi...
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Sat Oct 07, 2006 9:30 am
Forum: 2006
Topic: The Insecurity Phenomenon in Haiti
Replies: 1
Views: 1975

Vaincre l'impunité c'est désarmer les armes

Vaincre l'impunité c'est désarmer les armes ANALYSE PORT-AU-PRINCE, 2 Octobre - L'ex-colonel Guy François a été assassiné de sang froid par deux bandits à Pétionville. Un jeune cadre de l'administration publique, Coles Barnatte, a été tué semblablement d'une balle au cœur près de la place Jérémie, d...
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Thu Oct 05, 2006 9:00 pm
Forum: Language Issues
Topic: Des organisations socio-professionnelles appellent...
Replies: 2
Views: 3153

[quote]On ne peut pas dire par exemple que Pòl est le créole de Paul, car il ne s'agirait plus de la même personne.

De même prononcer Paul en créole donnerait Pa-ul [/quote]
Ki koze tEt anba sa?
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Thu Oct 05, 2006 12:26 pm
Forum: 2006
Topic: Weekend Special En Hommage A Jean Jacques Dessalines
Replies: 5
Views: 4227

Bon, jan mwen te pwomEt, mwen parEt ak sa k'ap pase nan lakou lakay mwen nan New Jersey. Men mwen pa fE pati Oganizasyon li. Detwa ti remak: - Mwen transkri envitasyon anlE a jan li parEt. Mwen remake meli-melo angle ak franse ki fEt nan envitasyon sa, epi yo pa mete yon ti kras KreyOl ladan-l. Alat...
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Thu Oct 05, 2006 11:42 am
Forum: 2006
Topic: Weekend Special En Hommage A Jean Jacques Dessalines
Replies: 5
Views: 4227

Weekend Special En Hommage A Jean Jacques Dessalines

[quote]Groupe de Reflexions des Citoyens Haitiens Avec Fami Care et D'Autres Organizations presentent: En 1re Partie: Saturday, October 14th at 10AM BIG MASS IN MEMORY OF Jean Jacques Dessalines En 2me Partie: Sunday, October 15th at 5 PM GREAT CULTURAL AND EVANGELICAL NIGHT 5 PM: Arriving of Jean J...
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Thu Oct 05, 2006 10:56 am
Forum: Our Story
Topic: 15ème anniversaire du coup d’Etat de 1991
Replies: 0
Views: 2684

15ème anniversaire du coup d'Etat de 1991

15ème anniversaire du coup d'Etat de 1991 Faits et versions autour des circonstances de la perpétration du « Coup de Cédras » Posté le samedi 30 septembre 2006 Par Radio Kiskeya D'aucuns se plaisent à accorder l'entière responsabilité du coup d'Etat de 1991 au major Michel François, l'ange Raoul Céd...
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Wed Oct 04, 2006 12:12 pm
Forum: 2006
Topic: Daily Challenges of Cuban Doctors in Haiti
Replies: 0
Views: 2175

Daily Challenges of Cuban Doctors in Haiti

GRANMA October 2, 2006 Daily Challenges of Cuban Doctors in Haiti MARIA JULIA MAYORAL GONAIVES, Haiti.-Immersed in its daily routine, the city has erased almost all traces of the severe floods that struck two years ago killing thousands of its inhabitants, destroying buildings and blocking roads. No...
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Wed Oct 04, 2006 11:47 am
Forum: 2006
Topic: Pilgrimage To Citadel Launch Model City Initiative In Haiti
Replies: 0
Views: 2066

Pilgrimage To Citadel Launch Model City Initiative In Haiti

October 4, 2006 Press Advisory/Notice of Press Conference Pilgrimage To Citadel Will Launch Model City Initiative In Haiti For Immediate Release Dr. Ron Daniels, former Executive Director of the Center for Constitutional Rights, President of the Institute of the Black World 21st Century and Founder ...
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Wed Oct 04, 2006 11:30 am
Forum: Our Story
Topic: Rename the Island: Quisqueya, not Hispaniola
Replies: 3
Views: 4954

From an earlier correspondence [quote]Sent: Friday, May 11, 2001 11:16 AM Quisqueya, etc. A reply from David Geggus David Geggus <dgeggus> Some modern scholars think Quisqueya is bogus on both linguistic and historical grounds. Certainly, there is only one piece of evidence in its favor. That is the...
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Wed Oct 04, 2006 8:52 am
Forum: HT/RD issues
Topic: Letter to Leonel Fernandez
Replies: 2
Views: 2490

Letter to Leonel Fernandez

3 October 2006 His Excellency Doctor Leonel Fernández Constitutional President of the Dominican Republic Palacio Nacional Santo Domingo, D. N. Dear Mr President, The undersigned British non-governmental organisations wish to express in public our concern at the situation currently faced by Haitians ...
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Tue Oct 03, 2006 9:51 am
Forum: 2006
Topic: Israel's perilous overkill
Replies: 5
Views: 3955

That is a brutally frank assessment from an Israeli citizen, one that would not be automatically accused of being anti-semitic (as happens to every major critic of the State of Israel outside of Israel itself). The "War by Proxy" was made plainly obvious to every decently intelligent person by the c...
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Mon Oct 02, 2006 5:16 pm
Forum: Our Story
Topic: Dessalines’ Death: What Really Happened At Pont Rouge?
Replies: 6
Views: 5765

But perhaps they were romantically linked prior to her marriage to the Emperor? In this case, watch out, man! Dessalines may not have known about this until now. The wrath of the Emperor is legendary, and you may be made to pay for the indiscretions of your ancestor. Children will suffer for the sin...