Image by Stephanie Hanes, Dominican Republic, 2010.
December 17, 2010 / PBS NewsHour by Steve Sapienza, Stephanie Hanes

A change to the Dominican Republic's constitution has left many residents of Haitian descent lacking citizenship and in a state of legal limbo.

Image by Paul Franz, Haiti, 2010.
December 17, 2010 / Untold Stories by Paul Franz

Thirteen years ago, Deacon Patrick Moynihan gave up his life as a commodities trader to become a Catholic missionary in Haiti.

Image by Paul Franz, Haiti, 2010
December 17, 2010 / Untold Stories by Paul Franz

Alzire Rocourt knows that time is of the essence. She teaches classes to primary-school age children in tent city camps.

December 17, 2010 / Untold Stories by Steve Sapienza

Dominican human rights activists lobby for government attention to unrecognized Haitian hardships.

Haitians have long provided cheap labor in the Dominican Republic. They have fueled the country's sugar industry. Image by Stephanie Hanes, Haiti, 2010.
December 16, 2010 / USA Today by Stephanie Hanes, Steve Sapienza

A change to the Dominican Republic's Constitution, which denies citizenship to children born to undocumented residents, has put into doubt the legal status of people of Haitian descent.

Riots in Carrefour following Haiti's elections. Image by Andre Lambertson. Haiti, 2010.
December 15, 2010 / Untold Stories by Kwame Dawes, Andre Lambertson

Political turmoil continues following Haiti's election, on the heels of a cholera outbreak and ongoing damage and displacement from January's earthquake.

December 14, 2010 / Essence by Lisa Armstrong, Andre Lambertson

A year after Haiti's capital was destroyed by an earthquake, violence and rape haunt the lives of vulnerable women and children living in makeshift settlements. But a handful of Haitians have...

Pastor Joel Sainton visits a family in Carrefour. Image by Andre Lambertson. Haiti, 2010.
December 14, 2010 / Untold Stories by Kwame Dawes, Andre Lambertson

In the midst of riots and cholera outbreak, Pastor Joel Sainton continues to minister to Haitians with HIV/AIDS.

December 14, 2010 / Untold Stories by Kwame Dawes, Andre Lambertson

A woman relies on sex work to make ends meet, struggling to support herself and her children following Haiti's earthquake.

Image by Andre Lambertson, Haiti, 2010.
December 13, 2010 / Untold Stories by Kwame Dawes, Andre Lambertson

I thought, he said of the wife who lasted six months, before the news of this treachery of the blood, before he lay on his back  

Image by Andre Lambertson, Haiti, 2010.
December 13, 2010 / Untold Stories by Kwame Dawes, Andre Lambertson

I will clap my hands, bundle my fingers into fists, lift them and shake them and laugh, this belly laugh of pure simple joy for the precious feet

Image by Andre Lambertson, Haiti, 2010.
December 13, 2010 / Untold Stories

Job

by Kwame Dawes, Andre Lambertson

This is a home, this is a shelter, these walls, shaken, the lines of jagged cracks, the split at the ceiling that lets in light and rain

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