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Discovering Smedley Butler

Posted on January 19, 2022 11:37 am Published by Leave your thoughts

by Jonathan M. Katz

I first came across the name Smedley Butler in Haiti, shortly after I’d moved there to be the correspondent for the Associated Press in 2007. He was in a painting of three Marines in old-fashioned khaki … Read the article

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Understanding Haiti

Posted on January 14, 2013 2:46 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

By Laurent Dubois

On January 12, 2010, Haiti was struck by one of the deadliest earthquakes in modern history, which killed upwards of 230,000 people and left millions homeless. The country’s National Palace, Port-au-Prince’s historic cathedral, and the headquarters of … Read the article