By Georges Bossous, Jr.

Georges Bossous, Jr. is the executive director, Word and Action, Inc. and the CEO/ publisher of Unveil Magazine. He is a community leader and child advocate in Miami. Bossous earned a masters degree in Psychology from Barry University and is currently a doctorate candidate in public health at Walden University.

For decades, the Dominican Republic (DR) has engaged in ethnic cleansing against Haitians. Former Dominican President Rafael Trujillo, as we are all aware, in 1937 had ordered the gruesome massacre of over 30,000 Haitians known as The Parsley Massacre. Yet, the world remained indifferent and silent and DR has never been held accountable for this heinous crime. One can’t help but wonder why the plight of Haitians and Dominico-Haitians are residing in the Dominican Republic has been overlooked?