Dominican Republic

April 28, 2021
Roberto Carlos Garcia

In an interview, lawyer-advocate Rosa Iris Diendome discusses her work defending the citizenship status of Dominicans of Haitian descent, which filmmaker Michèle Stephenson chronicles in her recent documentary Stateless.

March 2, 2020
Amaury Rodríguez

Una entrevista con Ana F. Lafontaine, profesora de historia dominicana y latinoamericana, sobre la crisis electoral en la República Dominicana. 

March 2, 2020
Amaury Rodríguez

An interview with Ana L. Lafontaine, professor of Dominican and Latin American history, to discuss the electoral crisis in the Dominican Republic. 

March 22, 2019
Elena Guzmán

In the Dominican Republic, Haitian-descendants face profiling and scrutiny deep within the country’s borders. 

June 15, 2017
Amaury Rodriguez

Against a history of repression, corruption, and impunity, a growing social movement in the Dominican Republic demands change.

May 25, 2016
Lorgia García Peña

A century later, the legacies of the U.S. military intervention of the Dominican Republic persist.

May 6, 2016
Jeb Sprague-Silgado

The two leading candidates in the upcoming Dominican Republic presidential election differ little when it comes to economic policy and the targeting of migrant and migrant-descendant communities.

April 25, 2016
Ellie Happel

The destructive impact of metal mining in the Dominican Republic has lessons for neighboring Haiti, where activists are seeking a moratorium on all mining projects. 

July 14, 2015
Amelia Hintzen

Beginning as an elite construction rather than a popular attitude, the widespread vilification of Haitians began under the brutal Trujillo dictatorship.

April 6, 2015
Nicki Fleischner

A Dominican woman of Haitian descent finds herself stateless in her own country. 

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