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For whom the dogs spy : Haiti: from the Duvalier dictatorships to the earthquake, four Presidents, and beyond

Author: Raymond A Joseph
Publisher: New York : Arcade Publishing, [2014] ©2014
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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When the 2010 earthquake struck Haiti, Raymond Joseph, the former Haitian ambassador to the United States, found himself rushing back to his beloved country. The earthquake ignited a passion in Joseph, inspiring him to run for president against great competition, including two well-known Haitian pop stars, his nephew Wyclef Jean and Michel Martelly. But he couldn't compete in a democratic system corrupt to the  Read more...
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Joseph , Raymond A.
For Whom the Dogs Spy : Haiti: From the Duvalier Dictatorships to the Earthquake, Four Presidents, and Beyond
New York : Arcade Publishing,c2015
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Raymond A Joseph
ISBN: 9781628725544 1628725540
OCLC Number: 904248904
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations (chiefly color)
Contents: Cover; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Introduction; 1. January 12, 2010: A Life Change; 2. Fraudulent and Arbitrary Elections; 3. The Wyclef Jean Connection; 4. Setting Up a Dictatorship; 5. For Whom the Dogs Spy; 6. Fighting Fire With Fire: The Legend of Radio Vonvon; 7. To Eradicate the Voice; 8. Closing Shop, New Direction: The Demise of Radio Vonvon; 9. Preparing For a New Regime; 10. Baby Doc'S Emancipation-and Fall; 11. The Bloody Road to Democracy; 12. The First Democratic Elections; 13. Squandered Opportunities: Aristide'S Presidency 14. The Power of the Haitian Vote in America15. At the Embassy in Washington; 16. Haiti is Open for Business; 17. Presidential Honor ... and a Congressman'S Shame; 18. President Martelly: Turning the Clock Back; 19. Flaunting Democratic Governance; 20. A New Army and Agents of Repression; 21. The Official Power Versus the Free Press; 22. No Elections, No Democracy; Conclusion; Afterword: Haiti, an Ecological Disaster; Acknowledgments; Index
Other Titles: Haiti: from the Duvalier dictatorships to the earthquake, four Presidents, and beyond
Responsibility: Raymond A. Joseph.

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The author, the former Haitian ambassador to the United States, shares his first-hand insights and knowledge on events in Haitian politics.  Read more...

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