Haiti : OK so what is the wait, with the Red Cross donations for Haiti?

Ankhur

Well-Known Member
MEMBER
Oct 4, 2009
14,710
3,010
Brooklyn
Occupation
owner of various real estate concerns
The charity agency posted on the Web site a statement of sorts called “American Red Cross Responds to Three Frequently Asked Questions”—the questions: “Why has the American Red Cross so far spent about a quarter of the money donated for Haiti? Will all the money donated to the American Red Cross for Haiti be spent on Haiti relief and recovery? Why do some news media and members of Congress who have been to Haiti say they don't see signs of the Red Cross on the ground there?”



“All of this is B.S. and the fundamental question is still being ignored by the Red Cross, which is what is the Haitian plan for aid funds collected after the Jan. 12 earthquake–not what is the American Red Cross plan,” stated Omowale Clay of the Dec. 12th Movement-Friday Haiti Relief Coalition. The coalition held its second demonstration in front of the Red Cross headquarters in mid-town Manhattan.

Mr. Clay explained to The Final Call, that the ARC said they had collected $396 million and spent $106.4 million for Haiti relief aid. “What are they waiting for, the rainy season and hurricane season are almost upon the people of Haiti; they need permanent housing,” states Mr. Clay.

The Red Cross said they are waiting for available land to build permanent housing, Mr. Clay said. “But, where is the heavy equipment needed to clear away the debris. The UN Deputy Secretary-General Ashe-Rose Migiro told reporters during her press conference on April 15 that many buildings in and around the capital “had been flattened” and they “are still just laying there.” Ms. Migiro had just returned from a two-day visit to the Caribbean island...

http://www.finalcall.com/artman/publish/National_News_2/article_6944.shtml
 

Consciousness Raising Online!

Latest profile posts

1619+400=2019 Jamestown Virginia...end of slavery. (Yes modern miseducation and injustices count as slavery) But no proper reparations will be given since the amount of contributions beyond humanity transcends generations. Our people have history that is equal to trillions of dollars including Melanin research and its supernatural power.
I want my people to be aware of this dilemma regarding the upcoming election... I know politics. Yes Trump is admitting the truth about Black People building this so called country corporation (The United States). But you must understand that what they're planning on doing is to divide and conquer. This is all just for him to get re-elected. He's going to promise reparations and reneg at the last minute.
Ifypedro334 wrote on Jasica Adam's profile.
The best gift to give a baby boy is ??
Lon
Trying to find my way around on this forum. It's not User Friendly
Happily Married and doing well❤
Top