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Food prices are up again in haiti

By Melissa Pitts

September 8, 2013 at 1:42pm MST

AP: PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – Marie Bolivar, a gray-haired woman with a raspy voice, crushes peanuts into paste for sandwiches which she sells by the roadside for 12 cents apiece. These days the paste is thinner, because the price of peanuts has jumped by 80 percent. Read the rest of this entry here.