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did you guys know?

i learn this last night. during the cold war the us gave money to haiti lots of it. cuz they were allies. during this time haiti had a dictatorship and of course the govermnet kept the money to themselves and ddint give it to its people. i also learn that the military in haiti over threw the first deomocratic president, the us military invaded to re establish him back in to power. in 2008 haiti was hit by 4 hurricanes back to back.

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Asked by piwife at 5:14 PM on Jan. 15, 2010 in Just for Fun

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  • Haiti is somewhat like parts of East Africa. What the aid groups are doing is right by working on the ground to help locals. If you give money, the government takes it. The Japanese gave money to Tanzania and the govt kept taking it. Finally, the Japanese brought all their own equipment and paved roads throughout the country by themselves to get it done.

    Answer by jeanclaudia at 5:34 PM on Jan. 15, 2010

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