Stories written by Jeb Sprague

HAITI: Calls Mount to Free Lavalas Activist

Government authorities in Haiti face recent criticism over allegations that they continue to jail political dissidents.

A near empty voting box in Port-au-Prince.  Credit: Wadner Pierre/IPS

HAITI: Fanmi Lavalas Banned, Voter Apprehension Widespread

Weekend senatorial elections in Haiti are mired in controversy as Fanmi Lavalas (FL), the political party widely backed by the poor majority, has been disqualified.