Archive for January 26th, 2016

Cruise line restarts Haiti port calls after recent protest

January 26, 2016
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Cruise line restarts Haiti port calls after recent protest

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. on Tuesday re-established port calls to its fenced-in site and beach attraction in northern Haiti after suspending visits just over a week ago. The Miami-based company suspended cruise ship stops to the Labadee port on Jan. 19 when one of its ships encountered people staging a...
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Arcade Fire Announce Festival Dates, Haiti Benefit With David Byrne

January 26, 2016
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Arcade Fire Announce Festival Dates, Haiti Benefit With David Byrne

Rolling Stone: Arcade Fire have announced a pair of European festival dates and a benefit show for Haiti, their first live dates since 2014 Kevin Winter/Getty Arcade Fire took time off following their successful Reflektor run to pursue solo projects, and now the Canadian band has announced their first live shows of 2016. The...
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STUDENTS IN GONAIVES PROTEST IN SUPPORT OF MARTELLY AND ELECTIONS

January 26, 2016
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STUDENTS IN GONAIVES PROTEST IN SUPPORT OF MARTELLY AND ELECTIONS

One of many nationwide protests in favor of Martelly and the elections. Several thousand students took to the streets today to show their support of elections NOW!! and no support for the delay and transition demanded by a few minority groups. Foreigners see only the burning cars, and tires, not the 99.9999% of the...
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Democracy on Hold in Haiti- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

January 26, 2016
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Democracy on Hold in Haiti- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

NY Times: A runoff election on Sunday for president in Haiti was postponed indefinitely late last week. The decision made sense, because with protesters in the streets, violence and gunfire and the torching of electoral offices, it was clear that any vote would be marred by bloodshed and chaos. It was also good because,...
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