Cedar Valley 50: WCA's Haitian art collection lauded worldwide
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
For nearly 40 years, the Waterloo Center for the Arts has had that distinction, housing metal sculptures, colorful paintings, beaded and sequined banners and other Haitian art. Lauded as a fine and extensive collection, the Haitian art treasure trove ...
Grace, danger blend in Haiti's obscure art of machete fencing
Alexandria Town Talk
Haitian machete fencing expert Alfred Avril (left) instructs student Reginald Turnier in the art of machete fencing using faux-machetes carved out of wood from an orange tree oustide the town of Jacmel, Haiti. / AP ...
20 Haitian migrants found on isle near Puerto Rico
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Authorities in Puerto Rico say they have found 20 Haitian migrants on an island just west of the U.S. territory. Puerto Rico police said Saturday that the group was located after someone noticed a bonfire burning overnight ...
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Haitilibre.comHaiti - Security : Prime Minister visited the Haitian military engineering corpsHaitilibre.comFriday, Prime Minister, Laurent Lamothe, at the head of a governmental delegation composed among others of, Lener Renauld, Minister of Defence a...Read More »
Haitilibre.comHaiti - Politic : Toward the validation of professional experience in HaitiHaitilibre.comWednesday, at the initiative of the Office of Management and Human Resources (OMRH), a workshop of study and training on Validation of Prior Work Exp...Read More »
Haitilibre.comHaiti - Politic : U.S bill to assess progress in HaitiHaitilibre.comThursday, Sen. Bill Nelson (D-Fla.), introduced the bill S. 1104, on the assessment of progress in Haiti, which would require the secretary of State to give Congress an a...Read More »
OAS pays tribute to late Haitian president Leslie Manigat
WASHINGTON, DC, USA (CMC) — The Permanent Council of the Organization of American States (OAS) has paid tribute to former Haitian President Leslie Manigat, who died on June 27, at age 83. Manigat, whose term as president was cut short by a military ...
Living Conditions in Haiti's Capital Improve, but Rural Communities Remain ...
World Bank Group
The roads in Port-au-Prince, the capital of Haiti, are buzzing: street merchants sell everything from clothes, to fruits to bottled water or soda, yelling prices to passers-by who are waiting for a “tap-tap”, the local buses that are painted red, blue ...
RAW need when it comes to Haiti's orphans
Corey Gifford has opened a RAW Haiti office at 1151 Main Road, Westport; you can buy art by Haitian artists and Haitian orphans; money raised will be used to buy clean drinking water for orphans. You can also drop off donations — art supplies, soccer ...
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Commentary: We Must Treat Central American Immigrants Humanely
So many of these immigrants are just looking for safety, for a better life, for a job. We can't dump non-Mexican citizens across the border in Mexico, as some are demanding, any more than we can toss immigrants who arrive in Florida on a boat from ...
The hysteria over 'illegals' at the borderallvoices
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