Haiti Quake 2010 Chronicle of a Year of Crisis: Requiem or Kairos
by Jules Casseus
The January 12, 2010 disaster was preceded and followed by others. The earthquake, however, was the straw that broke the camel’s back. It seems to end a piece of history and to announce a new era. This event, a way of leading us into despair, a requiem or the confirmed death of the first black republic, is leading us instead to kairos.