Does Haiti Need Tourism? Or Does It Need Justice?

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The quest to "save Haiti" seems to be leading the into opposite directions... Human rights attorney Mario Joseph and Tourism Minister Stephanie Villedrouin are both trying to improve Haiti, but are following radically different paths to doing so... One of them wants justice, the other wants tourism.

Read this article A Damned Paradise: Does Haiti Need Tourism? Or Does It Need Justice? an interesting article by Samiha Shafy published on Speigel International web site...

Attorney Mario Joseph wants to sue the UN on behalf of the cholera victims while Stéphanie Villedrouin if focusing on changing the image that Haiti is a devastated country and fix it up so tourism can flourish, something she believes can actually create jobs and opportunities...

What do you think about this contrast?

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Azer We do need a good system justice in the country,at the same times we do need tourist,because we us to have,so if today we have a gorvement ou plan... see more
Reply · August 26 at 5:04 PM
Azer I think they should give the goverment a chance to improve themselves
Reply · August 26 at 4:46 PM
Franck Please note that my previous post did not have anything to do with Mario Joseph and Stephanie Villedrouin. Their names just happenend to be in this... see more
Reply · August 24 at 8:59 PM
Franck Mario Joseph and Stephanie Villedrouin shall not just contemplate holding these honorable titles and releasing speeches with no delivery. They shall... see more
Reply · August 24 at 8:48 PM
Franck I think that the question is that: Does Haiti need tourism or security? Without security or justice, tourism will remain a dream and never a... see more
Reply · August 24 at 8:28 PM
Josy Haiti needs both, and they are not related at all.
Reply · August 24 at 7:49 PM
Bonito While I don't suppose this question of wether Haiti needs tourism or does it need justice implies in any way or by any fragment of any one's... see more
Reply · July 23 at 7:39 PM
Reginald Solon I don't see why they should collide. They each can do their job respectively and if they both can deliver more power to beautiful HAITI
Reply · July 23 at 12:56 PM
Gmoney both we need tourism employments and the corruptions will go away.
Reply · July 23 at 11:10 AM

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