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Tell the UN to Take Responsibility for Cholera in Haiti ACTION


World  (tags: Haiti, cholera, UN, Clinton, Rice, disease, government, ethics, death )

Nancy
- 925 days ago - salsa.democracyinaction.org
Bill Clinton, who serves as UN Special Envoy to Haiti, has admitted that UN troops were the "proximate cause" of the epidemic, and US Ambassador to the UN Susan Rice has acknowledged that the UN played a role. Yet, the UN refuses to accept formal respons



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Elaine B. (21)
Thursday July 19, 2012, 9:40 pm
See some of the videos on YouTube about how next to nothing was done by the American Red Cross who was given millions of dollars from people in the US. MILLIONS just for water, and all the film groups found was one faucet in a public square. It will make you sick.
Oh, and the Red Cross declined to interview.
And then there's the one with the tent villiage with displaced people.( one of them ) that finally got 6 outhouses put up for hundreds of people, and the side of the outhouse has handwashing instructions on how to prevent the spread of disease, but there is NO WHERE to was your hands!!! It is soooo gross!!
Go to you tube and just type in Haiti one year later.
But I guess, what do you expect from those who caused the quake with HAARP in the first place. (they're not human)
 

Dianne Lynn Elko (732)
Thursday July 19, 2012, 10:33 pm
signed-ty-
 

Susanne R. (249)
Thursday July 19, 2012, 10:43 pm
According to the World Health Organization, "Cholera is an easily treatable disease. The prompt administration of oral rehydration salts to replace lost fluids nearly always results in cure." I realize that rehydration salts alone won't solve the problem with the unsanitary conditions that exist, but these people can be helped --and they should be helped. They've suffered so much already!

Signed and noted. Thanks, Nancy!
 

Helen Porter (39)
Thursday July 19, 2012, 11:22 pm
That peculiar phrase "take responsibility"?

How do I translate that into UN language?
 

Elle B. (82)
Friday July 20, 2012, 12:00 am
Ty Nancy. The first week this was reported the high probability of "Cholera" breaking out was discussed. . .i'm quite sure there were profit margins to increase, lips licking lobster and yachts to sail some where that were deemed a much higher priority.

“Lord, what fools these mortals be!” ― William Shakespeare

"The superior person understands rightness; the inferior person understands profit." — Confucius
 

Rock H. (254)
Friday July 20, 2012, 3:32 am
Signed and noted. Thanks Nancy!
 

Carol H. (229)
Friday July 20, 2012, 4:32 am
signed and noted
 

Teresa Cowley (272)
Friday July 20, 2012, 6:15 am
Noted, signed and shared on fb.
 

M Away M. (464)
Friday July 20, 2012, 6:24 am
Thank you Nancy!
 

Past Member (0)
Friday July 20, 2012, 6:49 am
Signed TY
 

Vicynthia Tjahjadi (57)
Friday July 20, 2012, 6:57 am
Signed. Thanks.
 

Michela m. (4044)
Friday July 20, 2012, 7:16 am
S&N
 

(0)
Friday July 20, 2012, 8:09 am
Signed and noted, thanks.
 

. (0)
Friday July 20, 2012, 9:23 am
done..thanks Nancy
 

Lisa Neste (713)
Friday July 20, 2012, 12:28 pm
Thank You for Signing the Petition!
Thanks Nancy.
 

Lilo Prinz (23)
Friday July 20, 2012, 12:44 pm
signed!
 

Terri Hughes (412)
Friday July 20, 2012, 1:11 pm
''SIGNED''....thanks Nancy!
 

Vicky P. (465)
Friday July 20, 2012, 2:01 pm
signed and noted
 

Joe R. (190)
Friday July 20, 2012, 5:10 pm
Signed and noted.
 

Ludger W. (71)
Friday July 20, 2012, 10:43 pm
noted, signed, thank you
 

NICKY MELVILLE (119)
Friday July 20, 2012, 11:27 pm
Signed and noted. Thanks!
 

Rich Blue (72)
Saturday July 21, 2012, 2:52 am
People still believe UN cares about kids or anything ...?!!
 

Rose NoFWDSPLZ (288)
Saturday July 21, 2012, 5:12 am
Signed
 

Herbert E. (10)
Saturday July 21, 2012, 8:07 am
Sweat shops and tourist resorts have first priority. No time to care about Cholera.
 

Lynne Buckley (0)
Saturday July 21, 2012, 9:40 am
Signed
 

Terrie Williams (775)
Saturday July 21, 2012, 12:42 pm
#1484 Signed, noted and shared on FB
 

Kenneth Davies (0)
Saturday July 21, 2012, 1:25 pm
noted
 

Lois Jordan (58)
Saturday July 21, 2012, 7:19 pm
Signed & Noted. Thank you, Nancy.
 

Ann L. (24)
Saturday July 21, 2012, 8:24 pm
Noted and signed.
 

Regina P. (79)
Sunday July 22, 2012, 8:51 am
Signed. Thanks
 

Jeannette A. (146)
Sunday July 22, 2012, 2:34 pm
Now I just reported 2 pieces of spam on this one article.... we have to do more to stop this.
 

Daniel Partlow (189)
Sunday July 22, 2012, 4:26 pm
S&N
 

Mary T. (185)
Sunday July 22, 2012, 7:59 pm
Signed and noted.
 

ellen m. (222)
Monday July 23, 2012, 1:54 pm
#1521, and shared. Thanks Nanc
 

Sara W. (108)
Thursday July 26, 2012, 9:13 pm
Signed!
 
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