Following the earthquake, there has been much discussion for granting special refugee or immigrant status to those affected in Haiti. Here is a good article on this by TIME as well as another article by the Washington Times. A last one is by a fellow blogger Finn Myrstrad. He made a good post about temporary protection for Haitians. Let us know your views on this issue in the comment section.
For readers interested in contributing to help victims of the earthquake in Haiti, here is a great website which lists places to donate online. All links are legit and lead to a page with additional information on donating to the relief fund.
Here are some additional listings of well known humanitarian agencies I often refer to on this blog, that are accepting donations for disaster relief in Haiti: