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500 Years of Exploitation by Lociano Benjamin

By Lociano Benjamin

at the 5th of December 1492, Christopher Columbus came upon Haiti, and he used to be shocked by means of the wonderful thing about the sight obvious; he referred to as it 'pearl of the islands.' years later, the wonder remains to be there, however it has been the scene of rampant exploitation, poverty, resistance, and riot. part a century ahead of the abolition of slavery within the usa, the Haitian slaves had the extreme audacity to chase their masters and proclaimed the 1st Black Republic of the area. 500 Years of Exploitation explores what function Haitian expatriates and the foreign group and will play during this tragic nation's transition from survival to constructing country.

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