Haiti: There Is Aid, and Then There Is US Aid


Earthquake in Haiti

Soldiers Health Professionals Victims Assisted
United States 10,000 550 871
Cuba 0 1,504 227,143

Source: Comparative figures of contribution to health in Haiti, as of 23 March 2010, based on Emily J. Kirk and John Kirk, “Cuban Medical Aid to Haiti” (CounterPunch, 1 April 2010) / Emily J. Kirk and John Kirk, “La cooperación médica cubana en Haití” (Rebelión, 7 April 2010)

This illustration was published in Ciudad Futura on 11 April 2010.  Translation by Yoshie Furuhashi (@yoshiefuruhashi | yoshie.furuhashi [at] gmail.com).

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