We speak with Pierre Labossiere, one of the most respected progressive voices on Haitian politics about the state of Haiti today, the possible termination of Temporary Protective Status, UN occupying forces, cholera epidemic and mass murders in Haiti. Pierre Labossiere has dedicated his entire adult life advocating for the working poor in Haiti. Through the Haiti … Continued


Hard Knock Radio

Assassination Attempt on Aristide

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Today on HardKnock: Former Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide and former presidential candidate Maryse Narcisse evades an assassination attempt that leaves at least two people wounded. When Haitian police fired at a motorcade carrying former president Aristide, Haiti’s first democratically elected president. We’ll speak with Pierre Labossiere,  the co-founder of Haiti Action Committee about the assassination … Continued


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