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Update on Haiti Crisis

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Update on Haiti Crisis

Update on Haiti Crisis

Update on Haiti Crisis

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The recent violence in Haiti has put the nation back on America's front pages, but the relationship between the two countries is a long and complicated one. Join NPR's Neal Conan for a look at the current crisis, its historical roots and the role America plays.

Guests:

Martin Kaste
*NPR reporter in Haiti

Robert Fatton
*Author of Haiti's Predatory Republic: The Unending Transition to Democracy
*Professor of government and foreign affairs, University of Virginia

Chip Carey
*Professor of political science, Georgia State University
*Experts on Haitian politics

David Rothkopf
*Deputy undersecretary of Commerce and coordinator of Haiti economic reconstruction from 1995-96
*Visiting scholar at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace