Not to be surprised, but the media has once again failed to provide the true story. This time their victim is in the history of Haiti. Kris Broughton of Brown Man Thinking Hard has written an excellent blog post giving the true history of Haiti. And is you would like the audio version, check out the YouTube he made of this post.
When you really learn about the history of Haiti, you quickly realize that we owe these people a lot and it’s just not out of a sense of kindness or humanitarian need. Haiti has been screwed by the world for centuries.