Should The U.S. Help Haiti?

American VoicesWorld ISSUE 40•09 Mar 3, 2004

President Bush has ordered the deployment of 200 marines to Port-au-Prince, Haiti as part of an "interim international force" to restore stability in the region. What do you think?

  • “Why should we risk our soldiers' lives when Haiti could simply raise a voodoo army of the dead and protect themselves?”

    Daniel Young –
    Engineer

  • “Haiti's really small. Why don't we send that 'Army Of One' I keep hearing about on television?”

    Kathleen Scott –
    Auditing Clerk

  • “These Haitians should not be asking what America can do for them, but what they can do for America.”

    Scott Lopez –
    Fabricator

  • “I spent a week in Tahiti with this shorty I was banging last year. I know it's a different country, but I wanted people to know I was banging a shorty as recently as a year ago.”

    Timothy Franks –
    Laborer

  • “Last time I checked, the Haitians were doing a pretty good job of shooting the place up on their own.”

    Andrew Hill –
    Systems Analyst

  • “God helps countries that help themselves.”

    Brenda Walker –
    Talent Director