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  • 18Feb

    INTERVIEW: Immortal Technique on Occupy Sandy, Haiti and Hip-Hop’s Charity

        While at the Sandy Relief event which featured, the Rebel Armz, Immortal Technique, Akir, Poison Pen, Swave Sevah, Pumpkinhead, C-Rayz Walz, Rebel Diaz, Hasan Salaam, Majesty, Jean Grae, Pharoahe Monch & others, I got a chance to converse

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  • 01Oct

    State Department Names Special Haiti Recovery Coordinator

    The U.S. State Department on Wednesday named a special recovery coordinator to oversee the recovery and reconstruction efforts in Haiti, according to BET.com. This appointment is in response to what is seen by many as the slow-moving efforts on the

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  • 24May

    In Haiti, More Than 1 Million People are Still Displaced

    From npr In the shattered Haitian capital of Port-au-Prince, two camps for earthquake survivors are situated side by side, and they couldn’t be more different. One built by the Haitian government is clean, new, orderly and empty. The other is

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  • 28Apr

    Struggle and Despair Continues in Haiti

    The effects of the massive earthquake in Haiti are far from over. Please continue to help Haiti any way you can. Click here for some options. From NYT PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — More than 100 long days after the earthquake, Ginette

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  • 05Apr

    Earthquake Rocks Northern Mexico and California

    From NYT LOS ANGELES — A powerful earthquake southeast of Tijuana shook Southern California on Sunday afternoon, damaging buildings in northern Mexico and border cities in California and Arizona and rattling a seismically sophisticated population as far north as Los

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  • 26Mar

    A Tent-City Economy Grows In Haiti

    From npr The biggest tent city in Port-au-Prince includes a full-service beauty salon. “It don’t matter which condition your life is in, you still have to keep yourself clean and look good,” said Yolene Samard, the proprietor, who was doing

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  • 16Mar

    4.4 Magnitude Earthquake Felt in Southern California

    Los Angeles, California (CNN) — A magnitude 4.4 earthquake rattled Southern California early Tuesday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The quake’s epicenter was 11 miles east-southeast of the Los Angeles Civic Center, the USGS reported. It struck at

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  • 11Mar

    Letters to Haiti

    From npr When they heard I was going to report in Haiti after the massive earthquake, fifth-graders from Amylynn Robinson’s class asked if I could deliver some messages to any children I’d meet. Their letters included drawings of flowers, hearts

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  • 09Mar

    More Earthquakes: Hawaii

    (CNN) — A 4.4-magnitude earthquake struck Hawaii on Monday evening, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The quake struck about 6:30 p.m. (11:30 p.m. ET) and was 19.3 miles (31.1 km) deep. The epicenter was 13 miles (20 km) southwest

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  • 04Mar

    Hunger, Thirst And Looting

    Concepcion, Chile (CNN) — A tale of two Chiles began to emerge late Monday, with life starting to return to normal in Santiago, Chile, and northern parts of the country, while other areas struggled with lack of food and water

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