Archive for September 9th, 2015

Haiti presidential campaign opens amid protest

September 9, 2015
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Haiti presidential campaign opens amid protest

Presidential candidate Jude Celestin, center, arrives to vote during parliamentary elections in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Sunday, August 9, 2015. Celestin, who lost out to President Michel Martelly in 2010, is among 54 candidates vying for the presidency. Dieu Nalio Chery AP By Jacqueline Charles jcharles@MiamiHerald.com Haiti’s presidential election campaign opened on Wednesday with a few...
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TONIGHTS RUMOR – DOZENS OF JOURNALISTS HAVE FLOWN INTO HAITI – MANY OF THEM FROM MAJOR MEDIA OUTLETS – TALK OF PROVISIONAL GOVERNMENT – OR DEA SWEEP – IS TONIGHT THE NIGHT? OR HAS TOURISM TAKEN OFF?

September 9, 2015
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TONIGHTS RUMOR – DOZENS OF JOURNALISTS HAVE FLOWN INTO HAITI – MANY OF THEM FROM MAJOR MEDIA OUTLETS – TALK OF PROVISIONAL GOVERNMENT – OR DEA SWEEP –  IS TONIGHT THE NIGHT?  OR HAS TOURISM TAKEN OFF?

September 9, 2015 I have topped this article with one of my favorite photos from the October, 2004 Clinton Invasion of Haiti with 23,000 troops. It shows the reality/unreality of things Haitian. Journalists taking photos of American troops preparing for the worst. All of this photographed by another – showing the truth – NO...
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Edmonde Supplice Bauzile, l’Engagement et la Cohérence à la Cause de la Démocratie

September 9, 2015
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Edmonde Supplice Bauzile, l’Engagement et la Cohérence à la Cause de la Démocratie

Sep 10, 2015 Parmi les voix élevées pour la défense et l’illustration de la démocratie, dans le climat politique actuel, se détachent celle de Edmonde S. Bauzile, secrétaire générale de la Fusion des Sociaux Démocrates Haitiens. On la savait forte et courageuse, digne héritiére des idéaux d’un parti modelé par des hommes de progrés,...
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Once-lush Haiti seeks to become verdant again-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

September 9, 2015
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Once-lush Haiti seeks to become verdant again-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Every day, come rain or shine, Yvon Elie checks on the tens of thousands of seedlings that hope to herald a greener future for Haiti, a once-verdant land stripped bare by deforestation. “Here we have 60,000 pine saplings, as well as coffee plants and fruit trees like avocado and peach,” the agronomist says proudly...
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U.S. Department of Homeland Security Extends Haiti’s TPS Designation and Employment Authorization Benefits for Eligible Haitian Students in F-1 Status

September 9, 2015
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U.S. Department of Homeland Security Extends Haiti’s TPS Designation and Employment Authorization Benefits for Eligible Haitian Students in F-1 Status

The U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security has extended Haiti’s designation for Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for an additional 18 months, effective from January 23, 2016 to July 22, 2017. TPS, granted to nationals of countries where conditions prevent safe or adequate return, was extended to citizens of Haiti after their country experienced a severe earthquake...
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DEAD MAN WALKING – LOUIS OPONT CEP CHIEF

September 9, 2015
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DEAD MAN WALKING – LOUIS OPONT CEP CHIEF

September 9, 2015 We received a neat piece of disinformation: DEMISSION PIERRE LOUIS OPONT AU CEP Pierre Louis Opont, enfin, tire sa reverence pour satisfaire la frustratio n des partis politiques. Dans un courrier  recu au Palais national ce mercredi 9 septembre, Le president du CEP Mr Pierre Louis Opont  a adressé sa demission...
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