A propos du film de Peck: ce n’est pas l’assistance qui soit mortelle, mais l’absence de leadership qui tue!


Je viens de visionner le dernier film de Raoul Peck sur Haïti: Assistance Mortelle. Bonne réalisation sur la forme. Mais sur le fond, je ne partage pas sa vision de culpabiliser en premier plan la communauté internationale en reléguant en arrière plan la responsabilité haïtienne.  Ce n’est pas l’assistance qui soit mortelle, mais l’absence d’unContinue reading “A propos du film de Peck: ce n’est pas l’assistance qui soit mortelle, mais l’absence de leadership qui tue!”

Obama called Haitians to wipe away tears and start building and Preval recommended a Trust Fund


I just went on the White House web site to follow Preval/Obama meeting.  The main point I get from this is Obama is calling Haitians to stand up and move forward and Preval is pledging for a Donnors Trust Fund on Haiti. “It is time to wipe away the tears; it is time for HaitiContinue reading “Obama called Haitians to wipe away tears and start building and Preval recommended a Trust Fund”

Just wake up!


It’s 3:45 am. I just woke up from a short sleep in the front of a car. I am at Roody’s house in Ave du Travail in Port-au-Price. The house stayed opened and every body is lying on the floor sleeping on the street. It’s dark out there. Roody has an inverter and an internet connection  whichContinue reading “Just wake up!”