US Must Face its Economic and Social History as Climate Migrants Move North

US Must Face its Economic and Social History as Climate Migrants Move North

By Amy Lupica, ODP Daily Editor Thousands of Haitian migrants have gathered at the US border following political turmoil and climate impacts in both Haiti and South America. Experts say that colonialism, a history of slavery, and systemic inequality have culminated and left Black people more vulnerable to climate change. And now, thousands of Haitians […]

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Tropical Storm Grace Batters Haiti In Aftermath of Devastating Earthquake

Tropical Storm Grace Batters Haiti In Aftermath of Devastating Earthquake

By Amy Lupica, ODP Staff Writer Following a devastating earthquake and a battering by Tropical Storm Grace, Haiti’s death and injury toll has risen to nearly 10,000. After riding out the storm in buildings spared by the 7.2 magnitude quake, residents and rescue teams must now resume the search for missing people in the rubble of not only the earthquake […]

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