Omaj pou Ayiti

Marred Homecoming… The Plight of U.S. Deportees to Haiti

 

In post-quake Haiti, deportees arriving from the U.S. must do more than reaclimate to their surrounding and establish new roots, but also contend with illegal detentions and the health hazzards within prison walls – hazzards such as cholera infections.

 

The Miami Herald recently highlighted the plight of Haitian deportees,raising questions about the Obama administration’s adherence to policy of seeking alternatives to deportation in light of signifcant health and humanitarian concerns.

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