Tuesday evening, Prime Minister Evans Paul together with President Michel Martelly and a crowd of supporters, was at the National Sylvio Cator stadium to encourage the Grenadiers…Read More »
Following the numerous incidents, violence and fraud that occurred during the first round of elections on 9 August, the platform VERITE, announced Tuesday in an official statement its withdrawal from the electoral process with the current CEP…Read More »
Built By Immigrants, U.S. Catholic Churches Bolstered By Them Once Again
One of his associate priests is from Haiti, and another is from Ecuador. "I tell people here that we didn't have the opportunity to build this beautiful church, but now it is our turn to upkeep it and pass it on to the next generation," Trinh says. "We ...
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Haitian Party to Withdraw From Election
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PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — A leading political party in Haiti announced Tuesday that it was pulling out of next month's legislative elections, saying it was the primary victim of violence in the first round of voting in August. It was not immediately ...
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Leading political party pulls out of Haiti's legislative elections
Party leaders have been seething, however, ever since an earlier decision by Haiti's Provisional Electoral Council (CEP) to strike Vérité presidential candidate Jacky Lumarque from the October ballot. Lumarque, the rector of Quisqueya University, one ...
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'Be Like Brit' Haitian orphanage looks to expand operations into Palm Beach County
Now, as Gengel makes his 85th trip to Haiti, he knows that final wish lives on. We caught up with Len just before his latest trip on Tuesday at Fort Lauderdale International Airport, and he says the 'Be Like Brit' foundation, the orphanage his family ...
Freedom Socialist PartyCall in for Haitian immigrants in the DRFreedom Socialist PartyOver the last several weeks, the government has been rounding up Dominicans of Haitian descent as well as Haitian immigrants living in the Dominican Republic without ...Read More »
LaughingPlace.comJury Says Disney World Discriminated Against Haitian WorkerLaw360 (subscription)Law360, New York (September 8, 2015, 3:41 PM ET) -- An Orlando jury ruled Friday that Walt Disney World Resort denied a Haitian employee a promotion based ...Read More »
EconoMonitor (blog)Top Down + Bottom up = Effective in HaitiEconoMonitor (blog)Five years after the cataclysmic earthquake in Haiti, there are encouraging signs of economic activity. In construction, two international chains, Best Western and Marriott,...Read More »
A new guide to Haitian photography from NSU Art Museum
A richly annotated 96-page collection of essays and photographs, the catalog includes perspectives on Haiti's people, politics and culture from artists, writers and scholars including the designer of the exhibition, Edouard Duval-Carrié, along with ...