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Alice Backer · December, 2006

My name is Alice Backer. I am founder and former team leader of GV Lingua, which amplifies Global Voices in languages other than English. I used to be Francophonia Editor. I was once an editor of New York University School of Law's Review of Law & Social Change. I have been blogging about Haiti, Haitian-Americans and the Caribbean for 5 years at kiskeácity and I tweet from @kiskeacity. I am also a lawyer and campaign consultant.

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Latest posts by Alice Backer from December, 2006

Haiti: Government's Tougher Stance on Insecurity

Haiti: Competition for AA on Miami-Port-au-Prince

Africa 2.0: Important New Sites

Tahiti: A New President for Christmas

Rep. of Congo: Allegations of Illegal Arrests

Senegal: Irregularities in Voter Registration Records

Haiti: Teacher's Union Denounces Insecurity

Guadeloupe, India: 152nd Anniversary of Tamul Hindus’ Arrival

Martinique, Guadeloupe: A Star is Born

Haiti, US: President Bush Signs HOPE law

Guinea, Senegal: Shame on President Konte

Haiti, Dominican Republic: Slaves in Paradise

Madagascar: The First Indian Ocean Musical Network

“India Should Become a Model for Africa”

French Antilles: Retail is Principal Economic Sector

Guyane: Forest In Danger from Gold Digging

Guadeloupe:Celebrating Chevallier de St-George

France, Minorities: Integration v. Identity Politics

Haiti: Saving Local Soccer

Madagascar: No Christmas Songs

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