Video - We Made a Devils Bargain: Fmr. President Clinton Apologizes for Trade Policies that Destroyed Haitian Rice Farming

April 1, 2010

President Bill Clinton publicly apologized for forcing Haiti to drop tariffs on imported, subsidized US rice during his time in office. The policy wiped out Haitian rice farming and seriously damaged Haitis ability to be self-sufficient. Journalist Kim Ives of Haiti Liberté questioned Clinton about his change of heart.

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