@andersoncooper returns to Haiti

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 [For purposes of narrative coherence, this sequence of tweets is best read chronologically, i.e., bottom to top. – Ed.]

From ac: and no one’s struggle to live should go unnoticed as well. 38 minutes ago from web

From ac: I guess I came to remind myself of that. No one deserves to die in silence… 39 minutes ago from web

From ac: demands a place on the news nightly, but it should. There is more happening here than ten missionaries in jail… 39 minutes ago from web

From ac: sealed into a crypt. It’s not the kind of misery that makes for headlines perhaps, and clearly it’s not the kind of sorrow that… 40 minutes ago from web

From ac: Twenty five people were shoved into old crypts in a city cemetary today. We watched the remains of a mother and her son being.. 40 minutes ago from web

From ac: of thousands of people. The homeless are everywhere, the hungry are as well. They are still finding bodies all the time. 41 minutes ago from web

From ac: ..of the earthquake. To say things are getting better here is probably technically correct, but it’s still miserable for hundreds 41 minutes ago from web

From ac: on a daily basis – it’s an odd disconnect, and it doesn’t feel right. Later this week is the one month anniversary of the 42 minutes ago from web

From ac: truth is, it felt very strange. When you know something monumental is happening so close to our shores, and yet you don’t see it.. 43 minutes ago from web

From ac: the streets of port au prince. They know a lot more about exhaustion than I ever will. I spent last week in new york, but the.. 44 minutes ago from web

From ac: and the truth is, I left because I needed a break. That’s not the kind of thing you can really tell someone who is living on.. about 1 hour ago from web

From ac: have left as well. I don’t really know what to tell them. I was here for more than two weeks immediately following the quake.. about 1 hour ago from web

From ac: No one I’ve seen today in port au prince has asked me that. If anything people here ask why I left, and why so many other about 1 hour ago from web

From ac: I was asked to write a blog about why I wanted to come back to haiti. I’m not really sure how to answer that question…. about 1 hour ago from web

From ac: I blogged this yesterday, but wanted to send it as a tweet as well, sorry if you’ve already seen it…. about 1 hour ago from web

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