Thursday, January 14, 2010

Earthquakes and Coups


There are nataral calamities, and then there are manmade catastrophes. How many people recall,  know, care that in 2004, democratically elected President Aristide of Haiti was kidnapped by US military forces in a military coup planned and executed by Bush and Co?

2 comments:

S said...

Also see: The Incapacitation of Haiti by Ashley Smith at:
http://www.counterpunch.org/smith01142010.html.

petebrook said...

“Bush Was Responsible for Destroying Haitian Democracy”–Randall Robinson on Obama Tapping Bush to Co-Chair US Relief Efforts.

http://www.democracynow.org/2010/1/15/bush_was_responsible_for_destroying_haitian