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Republicans say aid efforts in Haiti are a failure

How dare they make such a statement! Do they have amnesia? It was one of their own, Sen. Tom Coburn (R-OK) who blocked roughly $917 million dollars from the rebuilding effort.  If it is a failure they have their own to … Continue reading

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The Total Failure of Global Aid in Haiti

The deep-seated global vendetta against Haiti is appalling. The United States has not released its pledged aid (thanks to Sen. Tom Coburn-let him know you do not agree), so in some respects the rest of the global community has that as an excuse,”…the … Continue reading

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Nine Months After the Quake — A Million Haitians Slowly Dying

Bill Quigley writes a piece that provides us all with a picture of what the situation on the ground is and just how much aid to Haiti is needed. My position on this is and has been crystal clear, the people of … Continue reading

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Bill Clinton lobbies for earthquake aid to Haiti

Outraged! That’s how I feel about this situation. Unfortunately, in Righting A Wrong I identified the reason Haiti seems to be victimized by the global community. As I have previously posted Sen Tom Coburn is the hearatless legislator holding up the … Continue reading

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Haiti Still Waiting For Pledged U.S. Aid

This is completely unacceptable. A certain political party talks about streamlining government. Yet, according to this article one of their own Sen. Tom Coburn is aiding the hold up by injecting an additional $1 million expense for an “independent” administrator … Continue reading

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Mangoes, Tasty and Popular, Offer Hope for Haiti

The introduction, promotion, and export of this fruit very well can be a vital ingredient in Haitian rebuilding. Mangoes, Tasty and Popular, Offer Hope for Haiti.

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Finishing Haiti’s Unfinished Work

This is an excellent and informative op-ed by former President Bill Clinton and the Haitian prime Minister, Jean-Max Bellerive. The reconstruction of Haiti will take time, however the money must flow for the reconstruction to take place. The red tape must … Continue reading

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Lost in Port-au-Prince: Haiti, Six Months After the Earthquake

This is a stirring, personal account of Joel Dreyfuss’ visit to his homeland, 6 months after the earthquake. As always I try to offer as much information, about the reconstruction of our brother & sisters in Haiti. Lost in Port-au-Prince: Haiti, … Continue reading

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Earthquake

He was Chris’ uncle in the TV show Everybody Hates Chris. Watch his stand up and have a chuckle.

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