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TORRITOS VS PEANUT BUTTER GRAPE JELLY SANDWICHES AS SCHOOL LUNCH – KIDS WITH PEANUT BUTTER RIDCULED AS BEING POOR – TIME FOR EDUCATION MINISTER TO CORRECT THIS HUMILIATION

August 22, 2017
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TORRITOS VS PEANUT BUTTER GRAPE JELLY SANDWICHES AS SCHOOL LUNCH – KIDS WITH PEANUT BUTTER RIDCULED AS BEING POOR – TIME FOR EDUCATION MINISTER TO CORRECT THIS HUMILIATION

August 21, 2017 We have one of our employees telling a bizarre and criminally destructive story. She works hard; very hard to provide funds required to give her kids an education. And she works hard; very hard to provide the resources needed to see them provided with a balanced and nutritious diet. For example,...
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Trudeau to asylum seekers: Crossing border illegally won’t fast track immigration

August 21, 2017
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Trudeau to asylum seekers: Crossing border illegally won’t fast track immigration

By Kate McKenna, CBC News Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has a message for asylum seekers: crossing illegally into the country doesn’t offer an advantage when it comes to obtaining refugee status in Canada. “If I could directly speak to people seeking asylum, I’d like to remind them...
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DISGUSTING – DISGUSTING – DISGUSTING: Selling a dream Dozens of misleading videos are encouraging asylum seekers to go to Canada – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

August 19, 2017
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DISGUSTING – DISGUSTING – DISGUSTING: Selling a dream Dozens of misleading videos are encouraging asylum seekers to go to Canada – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

VICE NEWS By Brigitte Noël Aug 18, 2017 Immigration workers in Quebec are worried that videos spreading misinformation about what it takes to be granted refuge in Canada are partly to blame for the stream of asylum seekers heading north. And they’re afraid some...
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Three Haitian boys needing life-saving heart surgery require host families in Toronto

August 17, 2017
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Three Haitian boys needing life-saving heart surgery require host families in Toronto

Haiti Cardiac Alliance is searching for people to take in three preschoolers as they recover from complex heart surgeries at SickKids hospital. From left, Kervens Jeannot, David Smith Millien and Roobens Thelusma of Haiti all need surgery to repair holes in their hearts. Sick...
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Jistis pou BWA KAYIMAN !!!

August 16, 2017
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Jistis pou BWA KAYIMAN !!!

Depi mwen fini ekri teks sou analyz priyè esklav yo nan Seremoni Bwa Kayiman, sepa 2 mesaj mwen pa resevwa. - Gen moun ki panse mwen pa istoryen kidonk mwen pa dwe rantre nan koze sa yo. - Gen lòt moun ki di se...
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Waterloo art center to host Haitian art conference

August 21, 2017
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Waterloo art center to host Haitian art conference

WATERLOO – The Waterloo Center for the Arts is hosting the annual Haitian Art Society, Sept. 23-28, featuring special presentations, exhibitions, gallery talks and tours of museums and private collections in Waterloo, Cedar Falls, Dubuque, Milwaukee, Chicago and Davenport. Waterloo is far from the...
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Migrants with no status in the U.S. battle anxiety as they await Trump’s next move

August 20, 2017
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Migrants with no status in the U.S. battle anxiety as they await Trump’s next move

An asylum seeker is processed by RCMP officers after crossing the border into Canada from Champlain, N.Y., in Hemmingford, Que., August 4. (Ryan Remiorz/Canadian Press) In the U.S. immigration debate, it’s called “twilight status,” and for many who hold it, the light is flickering and...
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At 15 days of the new school year, the Ministry does not seem ready…

August 20, 2017
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At 15 days of the new school year, the Ministry does not seem ready…

HAITI LIBRE: At 15 days of the start of the school year, scheduled for September 4th, while the pressure is increasing on parents who can not find subsidized school books… Miloody Vincent, Director of Communication of the Ministry of Education, provides no details, saying...
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Haiti – FLASH : Solar eclipse, Diaspora schedules USA and Canada

August 20, 2017
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Haiti – FLASH : Solar eclipse, Diaspora schedules USA and Canada

Haiti Libre: While in Haiti all are preparing for the solar eclipse that will take place on Monday 21 August, it is the Haitian diaspora that will have the privilege before Haiti, to attend this rare astronomical event. The Haitian community of Atlanta will...
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Shades of Poor

August 20, 2017
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Shades of Poor

www.haitianhearts.org Dark forces cause people to be poor and keep them poor. Poor has different shades. Different degrees. Different outcomes. The first dark shade of poor is the mother who gives her children to her mother in the calm countryside so she can work...
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Haitian jailed in stolen identity refund fraud scheme

August 20, 2017
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Haitian jailed in stolen identity refund fraud scheme

The United States Department of Justice (DOJ) says a Haitian national residing in Miami-Dade County in Florida has been sentenced to 70 months in prison for his role in a stolen identity refund fraud scheme. According to documents and information provided to the court,...
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Canada Faces Surge in Asylum Seekers: ‘We’ve Never Seen Such Numbers’

August 19, 2017
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Canada Faces Surge in Asylum Seekers: ‘We’ve Never Seen Such Numbers’

Asylum seekers sit in front of their tent in a temporary camp,  Aug. 15, 2017, near Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle, Quebec. (Paul Chiasson/The Canadian Press via AP) By Joe Crowe   |   Friday, 18 Aug 2017 01:13 PM People are seeking asylum in Canada in “unprecedented” numbers, officials said...
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The Human Carnage From Billionaires Trying to Carve Up the Planet to Build Their Empires Is Astounding From Yemen to Haiti and everywhere in between, the poorest citizens are punished for unknown crimes

August 19, 2017
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The Human Carnage From Billionaires Trying to Carve Up the Planet to Build Their Empires Is Astounding From Yemen to Haiti and everywhere in between, the poorest citizens are punished for unknown crimes

Vijay Prashad 19 Aug 2017 Image Courtesy: Zurijeta/Shutterstock Raoul Peck, the Haitian filmmaker, opens his new film – Der Junge Karl Marx (2017) – in the forests of Prussia. Peasants gather fallen wood. They look cold and hungry. We hear horses in the distance....
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Haiti – FLASH : Biometrics defeats irregular Haitians in DR

August 19, 2017
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Haiti – FLASH : Biometrics defeats irregular Haitians in DR

Haiti Libre: Lieutenant General Máximo William Muñoz Delgado, Director General of Migration (DGM), revealed that during migration control operations, Migration Inspectors had seized in the hands of Haitians in an irregular situation on Dominican territory, 153 authentic cards of the National Regularization Plan of...
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Harvey no threat to South Florida but another wave will need watching

August 18, 2017
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Harvey no threat to South Florida but another wave will need watching

By Elizabeth Koh ekoh@miamiherald.com August 18, 2017 9:09 AM Tropical Storm Harvey will avoid South Florida as it churns through the eastern Caribbean Sea this weekend, but forecasters are eyeing another tropical disturbance that may develop early next week. The National Hurricane Center said...
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Haitian folk dance troupe holds debut show in Beijing

August 18, 2017
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Haitian folk dance troupe holds debut show in Beijing

A dance troupe from Haiti held its debut show in Beijing on Wednesday, greeting people in the Chinese capital with exotic dancing steps from the Caribbean Sea and strong beats of Haitian music. Dancers from Ballet Bacouloud’ Haiti, a famed folk dance group in...
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Canada sees ‘unprecedented’ surge in asylum seekers

August 18, 2017
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Canada sees ‘unprecedented’ surge in asylum seekers

(CNN)Canada is facing an “unprecedented” number of asylum seekers, who have crossed the border from the United States, officials said. “We’ve never seen those numbers,” said Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) spokesman Claude Castonguay. “Even though our officers are patrolling 24 hours a day...
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Tropical Storm Harvey forms near Caribbean as two other systems brew in Atlantic

August 18, 2017
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Tropical Storm Harvey forms near Caribbean as two other systems brew in Atlantic

Two of three budding tropical systems in the Atlantic will approach the Caribbean, Central America and the United States in the coming days. Three batches of thunderstorms are moving westward across the tropical Atlantic. From west to east, the systems have been dubbed Tropical...
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Haitian Amputees Bring Inspiring Stories, Soccer Skills to Highland Lakes

August 18, 2017
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Haitian Amputees Bring Inspiring Stories, Soccer Skills to Highland Lakes

BURNET — Francillon Chery lost an arm and a leg during the 2010 earthquake that devastated his country of Haiti. He tried to find refuge in a church when the 7.0-magnitude earthquake ripped through the Caribbean island nation on Jan. 12 of that year....
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Haiti: Cholera figures (as of 30 June 2017) – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

August 17, 2017
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Haiti: Cholera figures (as of 30 June 2017) – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

The number of suspected cases of cholera continued to decline at the national level in June 2017. The effective coordination of the various actors has made it possible to control all the new outbreaks of the epidemic while continuing to reduce the level of...
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