VIDEO-Haiti for Sale by Pascal Robert and a Creepy CEO Presentation of Neo-liberal “Master” Plan for La Gonave http://hcvanalysis.wordpress.com/2010/05/05/haiti-for-sale-by-pacal-robert-and-a-creepy-ceo-presentation-of-neo-liberal-master-plan-for-la-gonave/
– There is oil in Haiti. 2 – Contracts regarding the exploitation of oil in Haiti and oil refineries are currently underway.3 – Bellerive declared he had knowledge of documentation about the presence of Iridium in Haiti.4 – Contracts have already been signed and work is in progress for the exploitation of Gold in Haiti. 10 millions dollars have been invested by CFI (the World Bank private sector) in relationship with the IMF for a project worth billions of dollars.
The Wholesale sell off Haiti’s assets and resources does not stop there. Even the torturous sweatshop labor that the Haitians have been working under, facilitated by the passage of that “Manna from the U.S. Congress” called the Haiti Hope Act, which liberalized trade restrictions on garments manufactured in Haiti to further enrich the Country’s parasitic “commercial elite” while ensuring Haitians a mere $4 a day salary-which couldn’t even allow most employees to buy lunch without taking out loans, will be ramped up thanks to another “act of kindness” by our own U.S. Congress:
“Top U.S. lawmakers said on Wednesday, (April 28, 2010 they have reached a bipartisan deal to help Haiti rebuild its earthquake-shattered economy by opening the U.S. market to more Haitian clothing and textiles,” Reuters reports. The deal would almost triple “the amount of certain Haitian knit and woven clothing products that qualify for U.S. duty-free treatment.”