Haiti: Human Trafficking

The Haitian Blogger gives an update on the story of American “missionaries” trying to take children out of Haiti without proper documentation: “A problem in Haiti which is heightened by the catastrophic earthquake is child trafficking. Thankfully, the 10 Missionaries who attempted to move 33 orphans into the Dominican Republic in order to establish an “‘orphanage’ were apprehended. The Missionaries are now behind bars in Haiti. Haitian officials have indicated that they believe these Missionairies are kidnappers.”


  • Ponder

    Two possibilities: Either 1.these actually are a bunch of well-intentioned, harmless but irresponsible and dimwitted genuine missionaries trying to do what they are claiming and for some reason ignored the warnings to not try to transport Haitian kids out of the country without the paperwork; or 2.they are part of a C.I.A. child trafficking ring that supplies kids to wealthy pedophiles for money and as blackmail leverage (think politicians.)

    The second possibility cannot be dismissed out of hand especially if one considers the company DynCorp which was in the 1990s proven to be involved in trafficking of sex slaves in Bosnia yet still gets awarded U.S. government contracts including as recently as last year. It’s a nasty subject nobody likes to talk about but it isn’t going away. Google the name Johnny Gosch to start your horrid journey down this rabbit hole.

  • minnie

    Ponder, thanks for the information you provided. I am thinking there’s something wrong with this picture also. Racism is extremely bad against Blacks in the U.S. right now – yet, there’s all these people trying to adopt Black kids – just look at the comments and treatment of the Prez.

    As far as Missionaries and Charities – well, there are hundreds, if not, thousands in Haiti, and have been there for some time, yet, this is still a very poor nation – I ran across a site that raised this question – are the missionaries there for their own selfish gain? http://www.haitiinnovation.org/2007/04/14/holier-thou-missionaries-behaving-badly In the comments section it listed multiply missionaries/charities. Not to mention, there are already numerous orphanages in the DR – it makes you wonder why are there so many orphanages.

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