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Haitian Revolution Ignored by Western Historians, Says Leslie Voltaire

The Haitian Revolution of 1804 has been ignored by western historians, even though it went further in "the redemption of humanity" than did the French or American Revolutions, says Leslie Voltaire, minister of Haitians Living Abroad and the top aide to Haiti's President Jean-Bertrand Aristide.

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Shot: Apr 22, 2002
Published: Jun 05, 2002
Last modified:Sep 18, 2002