How France extorted Haiti for one of the greatest heists in geopolitical history
10 years ago, Fritz helped my brother and his unit from the 82nd Airborne as an interpreter while they were stationed in Haiti after the earthquake. Today, Fritz, the Haitian interpreter, joined the US Army. Via @ShieldsWBZ
#Haiti We must provide safe water & hygiene items quickly to avoid spread of disease. You CAN help… #HurricaneMatthew
Haiti did all of this before Britain and Britain tried to reinstall slavery in Haiti and then joined France and the USA in allowing Haiti to be punished and forced to pay reparations. Either you’re ignorant of the wider facts or being disingenuous, you pick....
The anniversary of the devastating earthquake 8 years ago is a day to remember the tragedy, honor the resilient people of Haiti, & affirm America’s commitment to helping our neighbors. Instead, we‘re subjected to Trump’s ignorant, racist views of anyone who doesn’t look like him.