Stories by Beverly Bell

Beverly Bell has worked with Haitian social movements for over 30 years. She is the author of "Walking on Fire: Haitian Women's Stories of Survival and Resistance." She coordinates Other Worlds and is an associate fellow at the Institute for Policy Studies. subscribe to Beverly Bell's feed

Posted on: Feb 19, 2016, Source: Food First

Haitian women are losing land access, and the social and economic benefits it brings.

Posted on: Feb 11, 2015, Source: Other Worlds

An interview with La Coordinadora leader Estela Hernandez.

Posted on: May 22, 2012, Source: Other Worlds

A strong health care system can only survive if the population fights to protect it.

Posted on: May 8, 2012, Source: Other Worlds

Bold ideas for discovering education beyond traditional systems.

Posted on: May 2, 2012, Source: Other Worlds

Consuelo Castillo helped organize thousands of Honduran indigenous peoples and small farmers who set out on April 17 to reclaim land taken by the government and the wealthy.

Posted on: Apr 4, 2012, Source: Other Worlds

Emem Okon is one of the women activists whose work has been central to repairing the divisions that corporate and governmental repression have wrought in the Niger Delta.

Posted on: Jul 5, 2010, Source:

Developed countries have donated billions in aid to Haiti. But where is all the money actually going?

Posted on: Apr 5, 2010, Source: YES! Magazine

Cuban doctors and artists -- on the ground in Haiti even before the earthquake -- are helping survivors heal.