The Haitian People Need a Socialist State

Tanya Wadhwa Since August 22, tens of thousands of Haitians have been taking to the streets across the country demanding the resignation of de-facto Prime Minister and acting President Ariel Henry. (Photo: Madame Boukman/Twitter) Tens of thousands of Haitians have been taking to the streets, demanding the resignation of Ariel Henry. To understand the situation…

At Least One Person Dead after a New Day of Anti-Government Protests in Haiti

Peoples Dispatch Since August 22, thousands of Haitians have been mobilizing across the country to protest against widespread insecurity, growing scarcity of fuel and the rampant cost of living crisis. (Photo: Jonas Reginaldy Y. Desroches/Twitter On August 29, in a new day of nationwide anti-government demonstrations, thousands of Haitians once again hit the streets in…

Panama Exports Over 40 Tons of Cocaine to the USA for “Destruction”

Panama is exporting 41.28 tons of cocaine to the United States for its "destruction", under the control of the DEA. Authorities say the move is intended to avoid harms to the environment. Minister of Public Security, Juan Manuel Pino: pic.twitter.com/kg22lOsr5i — Kawsachun News (@KawsachunNews) August 30, 2022 The more than forty ton cocaine shipment to…

Why Does the United States Continue to Occupy a Haitian Island?

Melissa Beralus The Americans mined a million tons of guano on the island without paying a cent to the Haitian authorities. Other countries have sold the product for hundreds of millions of dollars In 1857, two Americans, Peter Duncan and Edward Cooper, landed on the coast of La Navase, an island of 5 km square,…

Haiti: Beware of Washington’s Trap!

Berthony Dupont Haitian people have never ceased their protest of foreign domination. Port-au-Prince, Haiti October 4, 2019. (Photo by REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casare) The United States uses its puppet, the Organization of American States, to continue destabilizing Haiti. The Haitian political crisis is a concrete example of cynical manipulation by the imperialist powers. Is it an…

The US Targets Nicaragua

Camila Escalante Today, all Caricom states, with the exception of SVG, joined the U.S. and its satellite states in voting in favor of an interventionist resolution condemning the revolutionary Sandinista government for safeguarding its sovereignty and ejecting illegal foreign agents. — Camila (@camilapress) August 12, 2022 Today, all Caricom states, with the exception of SVG,…

Jemima Pierre: UN “Peacekeeping” in Haiti

Jemima Pierre speaks on Haiti for the Canadian Foreign Policy Institute’s “Understanding Canadian Peacekeeping” webinar. Jemima Pierre is the Haiti/Americas Coordinator for the Black Alliance for Peace & and Associate Professor in the Departments of African American Studies & Anthropology, UCLA. While few Canadian troops have been devoted to UN missions in recent years, Ottawa…

Nicaragua’s Remarks at Reparations International Conference

Nicaragua participated in the International Conference on Reparations being held August 4th-6th by the Global Afrikan Congress and supported by the University of the West Indies in Barbados. Below are the remarks given by Nicaragua’s Presidential Adviser for International Relations and the Greater Caribbean, Michael Campbell. REMARKS BY THE DELEGATION OF NICARAGUA IN THE INTERNATIONAL…

Panamanian Trade Unions Condemn Violent Repression of Protesters

Peoples Dispatch For the past three weeks, tens of thousands of Panamanians have been mobilizing in rejection of the cost of living crisis and lack of government’s support for the poor to face it. Photo: SUNTRACS/Twitter For the past three weeks, tens of thousands of Panamanians have been mobilizing in rejection of the cost of…