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News Haiti » History: Racism has always driven U.S. policy toward Haiti

News channel or source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/made-by-history/wp/2018/01/14/racism-has-always-driven-u-s-policy-toward-haiti/
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

Trump simply exposed the racist premise that has driven American policy toward Haiti for the entirety of our history. In July 1792, Secretary of State Thomas Jefferson wrote a letter to the Marquis de Lafayette. More than a decade after meeting the French ...

News Haiti » History: Donald Trump doesn't understand Haiti, immigration or American history

News channel or source: http://www.latimes.com/sns-donald-trump-doesnt-understand-haiti-immigration-or-american-history-87982-20180115-story.html
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

(THE CONVERSATION) Donald Trump's denigrating comments about Haiti during a recent congressional meeting shocked people around the globe, but given his track record of disrespecting immigrants, they were not actually that surprising. Despite campaign ...

News Haiti » History: Trump’s Haiti comments don’t resonate with Georgia’s history, modern aid programs

News channel or source: https://saportareport.com/trumps-haiti-comments-dont-resonate-georgias-history-modern-aid-programs/
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

Whatever President Trump actually said about Haiti, the spirit of the comments doesn’t square in Georgia. Haitian soldiers sailed to defend Savannah during the Revolutionary War. On Monday, an Atlanta human rights leader who’s active in Haiti observed ...

News Haiti » History: Trump’s Short Sightedness About Haiti, Immigration and American History

News channel or source: https://thewire.in/213941/trumps-short-sightedness-haiti-immigration-american-history/
Publication date: Sunday 14 January 2018

Despite campaign promises that Trump would be Haiti’s “biggest champion”, his administration had already demonstrated its disregard for its people. Their TPS was extended after Hurricane Matthew devastated Haiti again in 2016. Without protected ...

News Haiti » History: You can't tell the story of the US without telling the story of Haiti

News channel or source: http://www.cnn.com/2018/01/12/us/haiti-us-relationship-explained/index.html
Publication date: hursday 11 January 2018

On Thursday, President Donald Trump expressed frustration about people coming to the United States from Haiti. While he tried to dismiss the island nation in his remarks, history shows a long legacy of political and military intervention. The US government ...

News Haiti » History: The long history of Haiti's ties to the US explained

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/the-long-history-of-haitis-ties-to-the-us-explained/ar-AAuAOcX
Publication date: hursday 11 January 2018

You can't mention Haiti's struggles without explaining it's complicated relationship with the US. On Thursday, President Donald Trump expressed frustration about people coming to the United States from Haiti -- one of several "shithole countries.

News Haiti » History: What Trump doesn't understand about Haiti: Letters

News channel or source: https://www.lohud.com/story/opinion/readers/2018/01/16/what-trump-doesnt-understand-haiti-letters/1032772001/
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

Throughout history, “great” nations have moved people about for their purposes. People who were moved from India to South Africa by the English is an example. Apartheid was built on this question. Here in Spring Valley, where many Haitian immigrants ...

News Haiti » History: Presidential insult adds to a long history of US injury to Haiti

News channel or source: http://www.dotnews.com/columns/2018/presidential-insult-adds-long-history-us-injury-haiti
Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

The spiral of the current White House administration into the deepest depths of awfulness continued apace last week. The latest abomination, as bravely related by US Sen. Dick Durbin of Illinois: the president’s expletive-laced rejection of people from ...

News Haiti » History: Donald Trump doesn't understand Haiti, immigration or American history: Guest opinion

News channel or source: http://www.oregonlive.com/opinion/index.ssf/2018/01/donald_trump_doesnt_understand.html
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

(THE CONVERSATION) Donald Trump's denigrating comments about Haiti during a recent congressional meeting shocked people around the globe, but given his track record of disrespecting immigrants, they were not actually that surprising. Despite campaign ...