|Congressional Black Caucus Calls For New Elections in Haiti|
Feb 1, 2011, Washington, DC – Chairman Emanuel Cleaver, II and Hon. Donald M. Payne, Chair of the Congressional Black Caucus Task Force on Foreign Policy and International Affairs, released statement in response to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s support of OAS report.
|HAITI: WHERE WILL THE POOR GO? by Seth Donnelly|
Haiti Action Committee member and Bay Area high school teacher Seth Donnelly provides a first-hand account of violent evictions of the poor in downtown Port-au-Prince in the name of "eminent domain."
|SOLIDARITY WITH EL SALVADOR|
Haiti Action Committee statement given at the Sanchez Cerén inauguration celebration in San Francisco, California
|TURNING BACK THE CLOCK by Ayana Labossiere|
"Not much is said in the mainstream media about the harsh conditions in Haiti. Even less about how the clock is being turned back to a time of dictatorship. Being in Haiti is a wake up call."
|U.S. AID REFORM OPPOSED BY U.S. SPECIAL INTERESTS|
Over $1 billion a year in US food aid benefits agribusinesses, food producers and shipping contractors. US is the only major donor country to send food to crisis spots, instead of buying locally produced food.