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Haitian protesters demand president resign, clash with police

Haitian protesters demand president resign, clash with police | Mexico and Haiti Allie Anable | Scoop.it
The protest was held on the anniversary of the Battle of Vertieres in 1803, marking the final defeat of French troops in Haiti's struggle for independence.
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Haiti

 

P- thousands went to the streets and called for president mitchel martelly to resign, 

S- rising violence in haiti, rocls were thrown and plice replied with tear gas, want to children to have access to water food and education,  violemce and killigns are crimes that are a anger to all and disturbing, the social peace needs to move forward in haiti to imporve social and encomic development

E-  Petionville wealthy suburb 

NTK- Ho long have the conditions been like in haiti? 

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P-haiti is a poor nation

S-staff at hospital has saved thousands of lives, if a hospital isnt close then many more people would die

E- Christmas party will raise funds

NTK- Why dint they build a hospital in haiti

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In Mexico, citizens take on gang violence themselves

In Mexico, citizens take on gang violence themselves | Mexico and Haiti Allie Anable | Scoop.it
Heartbroken and furious over drug gang violence and police impotence, masked citizen vigilante groups across Mexico are standing guard on their towns' front lines.
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P- civilians are taking it upon themselves to protect there villages by taking arms, local police wont stop kidnappings or killings, communtitys are saying there doing tasks the gov. is unable to fulfill

NTK- Why are police not helping people?

E- drugs, demanding protection paymnets from anyone with property( bus and truck drivers, store owners, cattle ranchers)

S- drug gangs, civilians, upstart self defense movement has spread to 2 other villages, 

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Boat with Haitian migrants capsizes

Boat with Haitian migrants capsizes | Mexico and Haiti Allie Anable | Scoop.it
A rescue operation is under way in the Bahamas after a boat full of Haitian migrants capsized, killing about 30 people, officials say.
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P- Haitians traveling to US

S- 100 haitians were clinging to the boat, found by US Coast Guard, 

E- Many boats capsize for unknown reasons, US coast guard stopped searching for 70 haitian migrants that had been on a capsized boat

NTK- Why do boats continue to capsize?

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Mexico

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 Mexico

 

P- federal district, head of gov. is president, based on constitution from 1917, pres can only serve for 6 years, congress has 2 houses,  each state has its own elected govener and legislature

S- mexican cities have more than 1 million people, most people are mixed native and european, over half its people are under 26

E- ranked fifth oil company, lead in silver export, 

NTK- Can presidents be voted in office for a secound term?

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Mexico Senate Approves Major Political Reforms | TIME.com

Mexico Senate Approves Major Political Reforms | TIME.com | Mexico and Haiti Allie Anable | Scoop.it
(MEXICO CITY) — Mexico's Senate has passed the most dramatic political reform attempt in decades that would allow re-election of federal legislators, create new election oversight and make the Attorney General's office independent from the executive.
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Mexico

 

P- senate passed poitical reform to re-elect federal leigisltures, creat new election oversight, and make generals office independent form the executives, presidnts can only run for six single years, 

S- votiong of bill

E- state run oil industry, mexico has 32 states, 

NTK- Why do they want the same pople in office for 12 years?

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