Growing Chinese Influence Could Be Why Haitian President Was Assassinated

Growing Chinese Influence Could Be Why Haitian President Was Assassinated

Two weeks after being brutally assassinated, Haitian President Jovenel Moïse was buried on July 23 in Cap-Haïtien. Seriously injured during the attack, his wife Martine had her arm in a sling and questioned at the funeral: “What crime have you committed to deserve such punishment?” Among the U.S. diplomats at the funeral was Daniel Foote, new American envoy for…

The CIA, Kennedy, and the Haiti Assassination

The CIA, Kennedy, and the Haiti Assassination

The legal authorities have been rounding up suspects in the assassination of Haitian President Jovenel Moïse. Criminal prosecutions will follow. If those accused are found guilty, they were be punished  with long terms in jail. Ironically, however, if the CIA or the Pentagon had been the ones that assassinated Moïse, the situation would be completely…

What Kind of Help Does Haiti Really Need?

What Kind of Help Does Haiti Really Need?

Recognizing Beijing as the legitimate government of a united China can unlock unparalleled developmental opportunities connected with the Belt & Road Initiative (BRI), which is emerging as among the most important centerpieces of the global economy, especially in the post-pandemic era. The Caribbean nation of Haiti, the world’s first independent majority-black state but regrettably also…