Of Donors and Disasters

When representatives from 136 countries attended the high-level International Donors’ Conference in New York on March 31, it looked like good news for Haiti.

Seismic Inequality

Why Chile fared better than Haiti after earthquakes struck both countries.

Earthquake Olympics

Democracy, market forces, and religious apostasy aren’t determining factors in the scores Chile and Haiti notched in this grim competition.

Ghosts Threaten to Return to Haiti

Development experts are about to give Haiti the same disastrous prescription for reform. But Haitians could still build a very different post-earthquake society.

Sweatshops Won’t Save Haiti

The UN donors’ conference is an opportunity to help Haitians rebuild in a manner that respects their humanity and enables them to become more productive.

Fighting Like Hell in Haiti

More than 50 groups recently declared their priorities, which include: “housing, environment, food, education, literacy, work, and health for all.”

Rescuing Haiti

Rescuing Haiti

Not to worry, people of Haiti, help from the United States is on the way.

Haiti Again?

The U.S. treatment of Haiti is, unfortunately, nothing new.

Time to Deal with Haiti

Haitians are waiting to see whether Obama will drop policies that have failed both our oldest neighbor and our highest ideals for over two centuries.

Interview with Edwidge Danticat

Interview with Edwidge Danticat

E. Ethelbert Miller talks with Edwidge Danticat about her new memoir, U.S. immigration law, and U.S.-Haitian relations.