Life in Haiti’s Tent Cities

BY Tom LeGro  July 14, 2010 at 11:49 AM EST

All week the NewsHour is reporting on the state of recovery in Haiti, six months after a powerful earthquake devastated the impoverished island nation.

As we’ve reported earlier, thousands of Haitians continue to live in tent camps after their homes were destroyed in the disaster. Now these camps have taken on a life of their own, with businesses and schools, among other things. Find more in this photo essay: