The Sands of Wonder

The Sands of Wonder

From November 1, 2022 I hesitate to offer another perspective on Haiti the day after I shared a long piece by Amy Wilentz. I have been in Haiti for nearly eight years and I have no clue how to evaluate what is happening in Haiti or how to resolve the madness and chaos which are all of us in Haiti…

A Respected Voice

A Respected Voice

From October 31, 2022 The situation in Haiti is very difficult to understand if you were not born and raised in Haiti. Still, many Haitians are at a loss when it comes to explaining the reasons for the violence and corruption. I’ve been in Haiti for nearly eight years and my head spins when I try to evaluate what is…

Journalism Is Dangerous in Haiti

Journalism Is Dangerous in Haiti

From October 30, 2022 Earlier in the week, a prominent Haitian journalist, Roberson Alphonse, was the victim of an armed attack as he traveled through the Delmas 40B neighborhood of Port-au-Prince to host a daily news program on Magik 9, the radio station owned by the country’s daily, Le Nouvelliste. Alphonse, who was shot in the arms, survived and is…