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Divided island: How Haiti and the DR became two worlds

In the first of six Vox Borders documentaries, Vox informs us: Haiti and the Dominican Republic share a border, and an island. But the two countries are very different today: the Dominican Republic enjoys higher quality of life for many factors than Haiti. I went to this island and visited both countries, to try and understand when and how their paths diverged. And I began to learn how those differences are playing out in the present.


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