This article argues that Trujillo's ordered massacre of the people in Haiti did not stem from his own racism. Rather, it argues that it was motivated by a desire to please the Dominican elite and a desire for personal power.
"Blood, Power, and Privilege: Why the man who ordered the slaughter of a race was not racist,"
Constructing the Past: Vol. 7
, Article 15.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.iwu.edu/constructing/vol7/iss1/15