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Story Publication logo December 18, 2010

In Dominican Republic, Haitians Grapple With 'Stateless' Limbo

Dominican Republic: The plight of stateless Haitians

Some of the most marginalized people in the Caribbean are Haitian immigrants, and their descendents...

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Image by Stephanie Hanes, Dominican Republic, 2010.
Image by Stephanie Hanes, Dominican Republic, 2010.

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

This reporting is part of a joint collaboration between the Pulitzer Center, PBS Newshour and USA Today.

Reported by: Stephanie Hanes and Steve Sapienza
Narrator: Stephanie Hanes
Videographer/Editor: Steve Sapienza
Travel grant provided by Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting
Field Translator: John Suprien
Voice Over: Julienne Gage, Christina Paschyn


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