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· May, 2009

Stories about Dominican Republic from May, 2009

Haiti, Dominican Republic: Repercussions

Wadner Pierre republishes an article from Haiti Liberte that examines the repercussions of the decapitation of a Haitian man by another from the Dominican Republic.

Jamaica, Dominican Republic: Whale Watching

“Most well meaning individuals who seek out whale watching and other ecotourism activities are not aware of the potential danger that wildlife watching can cause”: Jamaican diaspora blogger Labrish expains.

Dominican Republic: Number of Twitter Users in the Country

There are more than 1,000 Dominicans currently using Twitter and it is growing in popularity according to Joan Guerrero of Duarte 101 [es].

Haiti, Dominican Republic: Enough

In the wake of an alleged reprisal killing in which a Haitian man was beheaded in Santo Domingo, blogger Wadner Pierre says: “Our government must use this case to put...

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