Archive for December 13th, 2017

This Miami Haitian artist died struggling to pay rent. Did gentrification play a role?

December 13, 2017
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This Miami Haitian artist died struggling to pay rent. Did gentrification play a role?

By Jacqueline Charles jcharles@miamiherald.com December 13, 2017 01:34 PM From the glass walls of his hidden Little Haiti art gallery overlooking a changing streetscape, Joseph Wilfrid Daleus dreamed of the day deep-pocket tourists and well-heeled art collectors would discover his work, walk in and buy his pricey paintings. Finally, he would get the recognition...
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OnePlanet Summit : Jovenel Moïse pleads for Haiti and the Caribbean

December 13, 2017
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OnePlanet Summit : Jovenel Moïse pleads for Haiti and the Caribbean

Haiti Libre: President Jovenel Moïse participated yesterday Tuesday in the OnePlanet Summit initiated by President Emmanuel Macron. Co-organized with the United Nations and the World Bank, this Summit is an extension of the Paris Agreement and focuses particularly on climate finance issues in order to achieve its objectives. At One Planet Summit President Jovenel...
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ANDRE MICHEL – THE MAN WHO WOULD BE KING – FIGHTING CORRUPTION – PASSES 2 BAD CHEQUES FOR FURNITURE!! COME ON GUYS! GIVE US A BREAK! ARREST THIS COMMON CRIMINAL AND REMOVE HIM FROM THE GAME!- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

December 13, 2017
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ANDRE MICHEL – THE MAN WHO WOULD BE KING – FIGHTING CORRUPTION – PASSES 2 BAD CHEQUES FOR FURNITURE!! COME ON GUYS! GIVE US A BREAK! ARREST THIS COMMON CRIMINAL AND REMOVE HIM FROM THE GAME!- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Dec 14, 2017 Escroquerie / Corruption Emission de 2 Cheques sans provision de Me AndreMichel . Dans les jours qui suivent, Valerio Canez SA va poursuivre en justice Me Andre Michel pour insuffisance de provision de deux cheques emis totalisant un montant de 4570 $ US ( 3340 $ us + 1230 $ US...
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Haitian Cotton is a Farming Revolution in the Making

December 13, 2017
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Haitian Cotton is a Farming Revolution in the Making

In 1954 a young man stood in a field of cotton that was about to revolutionize Haitian agriculture. His name was Rémillot Léveillé. The location was a trial site near Gonaives that he had helped to set up to test varieties of cotton seed imported from Brazil. These annual varieties had higher yields and...
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How One Howard University Professor Secures Citizenship for Hundreds of Displaced Haitians in the Dominican Republic

December 13, 2017
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How One Howard University Professor Secures Citizenship for Hundreds of Displaced Haitians in the Dominican Republic

By: Marlana Edwards Howard University Professor, Dr. Nikongo Bnikongo, recently returned from an eight-day trip to the Dominican Republic. Nikongo, who teaches African American studies, did not go to the the Dominican Republic to enjoy the sun and the sand, but instead, to assist hundreds of displaced Haitians and Dominicans of Haitian descent in...
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DEATH KNELL FOR THE LITTLE HAITI WE KNEW

December 13, 2017
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DEATH KNELL FOR THE LITTLE HAITI WE KNEW

Cirque du Soleil founder Guy Laliberte is betting big on Miami. The Canadian theater impresario paid $6.9 million cash for a trio of new warehouses at 300, 310 and 320 Northeast 60th Street in Little Haiti, The Real Deal has learned. Laliberte, who founded Cirque du Soleil in 1984 and still owns a stake...
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Commissioning ceremony a major milestone for student from Haiti

December 13, 2017
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Commissioning ceremony a major milestone for student from Haiti

PITTSBURG, KANSAS - Clyvens Exantus is on the cusp of accomplishing two of his life goals in one day. The 25-year-old Pittsburg State student and Army ROTC cadet is set to commission as a Second Lieutenant and earn his bachelor’s degree in political science on Friday. “If you’d have told me this 10 years...
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