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Colchester ‘read-in’ benefits Haitian children, local food bank – Norwich Bulletin


Colchester 'read-in' benefits Haitian children, local food bank
Norwich Bulletin
The William J. Johnston Middle School students took part in a read-in to benefit the Restavec Freedom Alliance, a nonprofit organization that provides basic needs such as shelter, clothing and education to Haitian children, most of them former slaves.

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US starts community police programme in Haiti – Jamaica Observer


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US starts community police programme in Haiti
Jamaica Observer
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — The US State Department has begun a policing programme in Haiti that takes officers out of their cars and puts them in the streets. Stuart Smith of the US Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs says ...
US starts community police program in HaitiNew Zealand Herald

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Haiti photographer wins $1.22mn in AFP copyright case – GlobalPost


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Haiti photographer wins $1.22mn in AFP copyright case
GlobalPost
The seven-member jury took five hours to reach a unanimous verdict against AFP and Getty Images over Daniel Morel's pictures of the January 12, 2010 Haiti earthquake that killed 250,000 people. AFP obtained Morel's eight photographs from the TwitPic ...
Jury grants photographer $1.2M over Getty and AFP's use of Twitter picsGigaOM
Jury finds Agence France-Presse, Getty Images guilty of wilful copyright ...British Journal of Photography
Photographer wins $1.2 million from companies that took pictures off TwitterBayoubuzz

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Richmond mother honors late son, clothes Haitians with Hoodies for Haiti – Northwest Herald


Richmond mother honors late son, clothes Haitians with Hoodies for Haiti
Northwest Herald
Two weeks ago Michelotti, a Richmond resident, began collecting donations to purchase 283 hoodies that would be delivered to children in the mountain village of Despinaisse, Haiti on Nov. 30. The sweatshirts – which Michelotti has already purchased ...

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Thousands Demand Resignation Of Haitian President Martelly – WLRN


Thousands Demand Resignation Of Haitian President Martelly
WLRN
On our rundown: violent protests by thousands against Haitian President Michel Martelly, the Dominican Republic's decision to strip the citizenship of Dominicans of Haitian descent, and allegations that the Fort Lauderdale and Miami Gardens police are ...
Bill Nelson Calls Martelly about Overdue Elections in HaitiThe Haiti Sentinel

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Haiti, Dominican Republic hold talks to resolve citizenship dispute – TrustLaw

Haiti, Dominican Republic hold talks to resolve citizenship disputeTrustLawSANTO DOMINGO, Nov 22 (Reuters) - Haiti and the Dominican Republic have launched talks aimed at resolving a thorny immigration dispute triggered by a Dominican court ruling stri...

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Haiti gets multimillion-dollar IDB grant to improve transport system – Jamaica Observer


Haiti gets multimillion-dollar IDB grant to improve transport system
Jamaica Observer
WASHINGTON, USA (CMC) — The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) says it is providing US$50 million grant to help Haiti improve the efficiency and safety of its road transportation system and advance regional integration. “The overall objective of ...
Haiti to receive $50 million grant to repair major highway, improve road safetyMontreal Gazette
Haiti Receiving $50 Million Grant for Road Transport SystemCaribbean Journal
IDB - Inter-American Development Bank : IDB grant to improve Haiti's transport ...4-traders (press release)

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Haiti Movie Awards set for Sunday – Boston.com

Haiti Movie Awards set for SundayBoston.comFor the third year. the Haiti Movie Awards will recognize the best filmmakers and actors coming out of the island nation. The annual event, organized and produced by the Motion Picture Association of Haiti Inc...

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Rara Riot: Hear a Funky Cut from Strut’s ‘Haiti Direct’ Compilation – SPIN


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Rara Riot: Hear a Funky Cut from Strut's 'Haiti Direct' Compilation
SPIN
The crate-digging archivists of Strut Records are preparing to release a two-disc set of Haitian dance music sourced from the '60s and '70s. Dubbed Haiti Direct: Big Band, Mini-Jazz & Twoubadou Sounds 1960-1978, the January 28 compilation was overseen ...

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TURMOIL IN THE FAMILY – Caribbean Life


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TURMOIL IN THE FAMILY
Caribbean Life
Your article argues that there has been discrimination against Haitian immigrants as far as granting nationality is concerned. If in fact there are inconsistent actions, they are the result of the struggle that the Dominican Republic has faced for ...
SIN ESTADO: Stateless in Santo Domingo Pt. 2Trinidad & Tobago Express
Wait—What are US Border Patrol Agents Doing in the Dominican Republic?The Nation.
Border Patrol InternationalTruthdig

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