January 15, 2010

How to bring Haitians to their knees (the hard way)

As with you no doubt, your Projectionist has been haunted by the tragic earthquake (7.0 on the Richter scale) in Haiti on Tuesday January 12th. By now you've probably digested the grim statistics and the "how you can help" stories, but have you ever given some thought about how much this adds further misery to an already persistent pain that has become ingrained in practically every person who lives there?

Thankfully, the Al Jazeera English service did. Back on July 4th, 2008. And here is how they responded on Inside USA (split in two halves for the sake of YouTube):

©2008 Al Jazeera.

Message to Pat Robertson: Haiti did not make "a pact with the devil" Our country did.

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