A new set of essays meant to intrigue & entice you.
“..it should be remembered that [the Haitian] people nearly a century ago instituted the movement which ending in Brazil in 1860 resulted in driving the institution of slavery from the Western hemisphere.”
“As my sufferings mounted I soon realized that there were two ways that I could respond to my situation: either to react with bitterness or seek to transform the suffering into a creative force. I decided to follow the latter course.”
‘At a time when Nicaragua’s left-wing Sandinistas and the Soviet Union had just been vanquished, the Haitian people defeated Washington’s election engineering for the first time in Latin America since Salvador Allende’s victory in Chile two decades earlier.’