Large bonus paid to sugar workers in the Dominican Republic
Good work, team!
Note this is not the company which was featured in the film The Price of Sugar, I do not believe....
None of the sugar companies are held up here as models of employment yet.
But this is the result, really of the work of ONE MAN, Christopher Hartley
who had the courage to simply SPEAK TRUTH TO POWER
my hat is off to Thee
Hartley asserted that the following conditions exist here
. In a letter to the directors of Tate & Lyle dated July 10, 2009, he asserted that
human rights violations
continue in the Dominican Republic, which include "daily and systematic disregard for fundamental human dignity in the forms of “statelessness” (and its inherent lack of civil liberties),
lack of education and healthcare, and
Thursday, July 12, 2012
Tuesday, July 10, 2012
The tourism business is picking up and I'm happy to report
that the Germans might be coming!! They hopefully will do
a two centre holiday - part DR and part Haiti!!
Does anyone know any German speaking Haitian young people
who could act as guides both in Cap Haitian and in
Port-au-Prince. German is not one of the languages I
speak! They are insisting on having a German speaking guide as
not all Germans speak English.
So with all of you and your contacts I'm hoping someone will
know a bright personable German speaking person whom I can
train up as a tour guide.
Please reply to me offline on firstname.lastname@example.org
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