Two Years After the Earthquake:
Video journalism merges comics with film to report the surge of homophobia in the aftermath of the earthquake.
Last month marked the second anniversary of the earthquake that devastated Haiti on January 12, 2010.
While thousands of Haitians lost their homes, family and livelihood, Haiti's gays and lesbians experienced
With a majority of its population devoutly Catholic, many LGTB Haitian's are not open about their sexual
orientation for fear of physical and verbal abuse. But in the aftermath of 2010's natural disaster, some
conservative religious leaders in Haiti blamed the earthquake on homosexuality.
Video journalist Caroline Dijckmeester-Bins collaborated with American editorial cartoonist Matt Bors to create a video incorporating animated illustrations of the people they interviewed, and features contributing illustrations from the Haitian artist Chevelin Pierre.