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US Military's method of providing Haiti 'relief'

Evening News
program date: 
Fri, 01/22/2010

While most countries around the world have focused on sending search and rescue teams and doctors to Haiti, the US government’s response to the disaster has been to send military troops to secure the airport and nearby areas.


Signal FM was the only radio station that remained on the air through last week’s massive earthquake in Haiti.  The station has been broadcasting live 24 hours a day for the last ten days, trying to help survivors find each other, and providing what was virtually the only means of communication in the days after the quake.


4:30 minutes (4.12 MB)

Interview With Alain Ferere of HACAOT Haitian Relief

Evening News
program date: 
Tue, 02/02/2010


     The Hatian and Caribbean American Organization of Texas has been working to help bring aid to the country of Haiti.
     KBOO’s Ken Barbie spoke to Alein Ferere of the organization about their efforts, and what they are seeing in the country of Haiti.
7:46 minutes (7.12 MB)

Women in Haiti: strength in spirit and culture

Bread and Roses
program date: 
Fri, 02/19/2010

Haitian-Canadian author Myriam Chancy clarifies the richness and spirit of Haiti, especially that of women. "There's great strength one can take from these women...Our history tells us it is possible to survive, to have a will, despite how Haiti is portrayed. Our culture, our spirit gives us no choice. We have to endure and that's the heart of Haiti." Also: poetry and music with Lenelle Moise and Emeline Michel.

Literature and Haiti aid links:



52:32 minutes (48.1 MB)


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