The Haitian Support Group is against the formation of an army for Haiti, seeing such a development as the fastest road back to the history of dictatorship.
Some would argue, maybe too abstractly, that a democratic, universal-service military is the greatest insurance policy against such dictatorship.
So far, the argument for a police force -- not an army -- has the saints on its sides. Who, however, is reading history correctly?
Click on this LINK to open an important position statement from a leader of the Haitian Support Group.