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Commentary, Articles and Essays by Dr. Ron Daniels

African Americans as the Vital Third Leg in Haiti’s Development

By Haiti Support Project (HSP) Posts, Vantage Point Articles

By Dr. Ron Daniels — Since the inception of the Haiti Support Project in 1995, the concept of “socially responsible” economic business investment and development has been a central part of our mission. I recently wrote an article entitled Implanting a “Black Footprint” on an Economic Renaissance for Haiti in which I provided the historical context and cultural framework for people of African descent being engaged in the reconstruction and…

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Commentary, Articles and Essays by Dr. Ron Daniels

Occupy Wall Street: Black Voices for Economic Justice Must Be Heard

By Commentaries/Opinions, Vantage Point Articles

Struggling to come up for air from a brutal schedule, for several weeks I had been planning to write an article about the necessity of those affected by the Great Recession to take to the streets to express their outrage. Before I could put pen to paper it happened. A disparate band of mostly young protesters from around the country, disgusted with the rapacious behavior of 21st century “Robber Barons,”…

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