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Paramilitarism and the assault on democracy in Haiti

Jeb Sprague

Paramilitarism and the assault on democracy in Haiti

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Published by Monthly Review Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politics and government,
  • Paramilitary forces,
  • Political violence,
  • Democracy,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementby Jeb Sprague
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJL1090 .S67 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25299604M
    ISBN 109781583673010, 9781583673003
    LC Control Number2012015221

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Paramilitarism and the Assault on Democracy in Haiti is an essential book for building solidarity with those on the receiving end of paramilitary violence in Haiti. It should be read and studied Author: Ben Terrall. Below are photos to accompany my book Paramilitarism and the Assault on Democracy in Haiti (Monthly Review Press, ).

These photos were either: (a) provided to me with permission to use by the photographer, (b) photos that I took, or (c) they have been posted through Creative Commons (CC) which was especially necessary with the older historical periods covered.

Paramilitarism and the Assault on Democracy in Haiti is a must-read not only for Haitianists, but also for anyone interested in the processes of political destabilization and popular disempowerment. —Robert Fatton, professor of politics, University of Virginia; author, Haiti’s Predatory Republic: The Unending Transition to Democracy.

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Haiti’s brutal army was disbanded inyet armed and uniformed paramilitaries, with no government affiliation, occupy former army bases today. Join Haiti Action Committee for a discussion on the roots of paramilitarism in Haiti at La Pena Cultural Center, Shattuck Ave., Berkeley, featuring Jeb Sprague, author of ‘Paramilitarism and the Assault on Democracy in Haiti.’.

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US$ (paperback). The price of defiance. For many, Haiti will conjure up little more than images of the recent earthquake and perhaps stir vague memories of Papa Doc Duvalier, immortalised in Graham Greene’s novel, The Comedians.

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David Zlutnick interviewed Sprague when he Author: David Zlutnick. Paramilitarism and the assault on democracy in Haiti. Haiti's brutal paramilitary campaigns received scant media coverage, while "political violence" was decried at length. In this path-breaking book, Jeb Sprague investigates the dangerous world of right-wing paramilitarism in Haiti and its role in undermining the democratic aspirations of the Haitian people.

Sprague focuses on the period beginning in with the rise of Haiti’s first democratically elected president, Jean-Bertrand Aristide, and the right-wing 5/5(3). He has written for numerous publications including Al Jazeera, the Miami Herald, Inter Press Service, and many others.

He received a Project Censored Award in for an article coauthored with Haitian journalist Wadner Pierre. Sprague just released his first book, Paramilitarism and the Assault on Democracy in Haiti, the subject of this. Jeb Silgado-Sprague [32] is the author of Paramilitarism and the Assault on Democracy in Haiti (Monthly Review, ) and the forthcoming book The Caribbean and Global Capitalism.

He was recently interviewed [33] on Latin Pulse on topics covered in this article. This article, which is an altered version of the introduction in my book Paramilitarism and the Assault on Democracy in Haiti, seeks to introduce the reader to the historical and sociological context through which paramilitaries, led by people such.

Haiti’s brutal paramilitary campaigns received scant media coverage, while “political violence” was decried at length. Source: Al Jazeera In the aftermath of the earthquake that devastated Haiti, certain media outlets painted a picture of a country overrun by looters and at the mercy of gang members and other criminals, including thousands of prisoners jolted free by the quake.

Books on this sub may not always get fulfilled in a timely manner. If your request is not fulfilled, you may be better off requesting at r/bookexchange. If your book is not available via Libgen/BookZZ, be sure to provide us a full citation, a DOI or ISBN, and a link to the paywall or, if you can't find one, a link to the book's WorldCat record.“Haiti walks a fine line between a failed state and fascistic state.” More than two months before its forthcoming August released, Jeb Sprague’s book, “Paramilitarism and the Assault on Democracy in Haiti,” stormed academia, political and diplomatic communities, delivering what some reviewers perceived as a brilliant diagnosis of the history of political violence [ ].Today on Flashpoints: Haiti in turmoil once again as her people fight for democracy against an attempt to transform it into a corrupt narco state through fraudulent elections.

We talk with Jeb Sprague, author of the book “Paramilitarism And The Assault on Democracy in Haiti”, about the election of military chieftain, drug baron and DEA.