Saturday, July 28, 2007
Jean-Rabel: 20 years on
There is an interesting and moving commemoration of the 20th anniversary of the massacre of Haitian peasants in the northwestern town of Jean-Rabel posted on the AlterPress website. The declaration, in Kryeol comes from the Tèt Kole Ti Peyizan organization and calls for justice on behalf of the over 100 peasants slain in the attack, and continued solidarity between Haiti's national and international progressive movements. Read it in full here.