Archive for January, 2018

Trump’s Haitian Work Visa Ban Could Cripple Mar-a-Lago

January 18, 2018
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Trump’s Haitian Work Visa Ban Could Cripple Mar-a-Lago

By Chris Morris 10:20 AM EST The Trump administration’s decision to exclude Haitians from receiving temporary agricultural and seasonal visas in the U.S. could work against the interests of the Trump Organization. An announcement from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Thursday noted that citizens of Haiti, as well as Belize and Samoa, will...
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HIDE IN PLAIN SIGHT – PRESIDENT DISCOVERS DOZENS OF MPTC TRUCKS NEXT TO NATIONAL RADIO

January 15, 2018
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HIDE IN PLAIN SIGHT – PRESIDENT DISCOVERS DOZENS OF MPTC TRUCKS NEXT TO NATIONAL RADIO

Jan 15, 2018 During a visit, last week, to National Radio facility, President Moise was surprised to see dozens of nice MPTC trucks sitting on a large open area. When he pressed for answers, the President received a variety of answers, some more absurd than others. Some had their keys lost. Therefore they could...
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ABC – WFAA.COM CHANNEL 9 TEXAS ANCHOR – DAUGHTER OF HAITIAN IMMIGRANTS – GIVES BEST REPLY TO TRUMP’S CRASS COMMENTS YET

January 15, 2018
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ABC – WFAA.COM CHANNEL 9  TEXAS ANCHOR – DAUGHTER OF HAITIAN IMMIGRANTS – GIVES BEST REPLY TO TRUMP’S CRASS COMMENTS YET

Jan 15, 2018 Here is the best, balanced comment to the buffoon Trump’s crass statements about Haitians and assorted other foreign nationals. It is presented by the daughter of Haitian immigrants who – like my Irish family several hundreds of years ago, came to the United States to find a new future. With the...
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Conan O’Brien Headed To Haiti Despite Trump’s “Negative Yelp Review”

January 14, 2018
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Conan O’Brien Headed To Haiti Despite Trump’s “Negative Yelp Review”

by Greg Evans January 14, 2018 Conan O’Brien isn’t letting any racist vulgarities stop him from seeing the world. The Conan host just tweeted that he’s heading to Haiti “to explore and make some new friends.” “Still reeling from @realDonaldTrump’s very negative Yelp review of Haiti, which means I’ll love it,” O’Brien tweeted. “Headed...
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Haitian/American Republican Congresswoman Mia Love comments on Trump’s vulgar remarks: ‘I can’t defend the indefensible’

January 14, 2018
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Haitian/American Republican Congresswoman Mia Love comments on Trump’s vulgar remarks: ‘I can’t defend the indefensible’

Republican Rep. Mia Love said Sunday that “she can’t defend the indefensible” when it comes to the president’s vulgar remarks referring to immigration from African nations and comments on whether the U.S. needed more Haitian immigrants. “I can’t defend the indefensible. You have to understand that there are countries that struggle out there but...
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Decades-Old Housing Discrimination Case Plagues Donald Trump

January 14, 2018
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Decades-Old Housing Discrimination Case Plagues Donald Trump

Heard on All Things Considered September 29, 2016 NPR During the presidential debate on Monday night, Hillary Clinton raised a 1973 federal lawsuit brought against Donald Trump and his company for alleged racial discrimination at Trump housing developments in New York. The Justice Department sued Donald Trump, his father, Fred, and Trump Management in order...
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Donald Trump Compounds His “Shithole Countries” Bigotry with Lies- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

January 13, 2018
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Donald Trump Compounds His “Shithole Countries” Bigotry with Lies- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

What is the difference between calling countries in Africa, the Caribbean, and Central America “shitholes,” as President Donald Trump is widely reported to have done, and saying, as he did on Twitter, that he had been “tough” but hadn’t used that precise language? Not much, really. It is only a reminder that the President’s...
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Haitian NFL Players are Angered, Hurt But Not Surprised By Trump’s Remarks

January 13, 2018
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Haitian NFL Players are Angered, Hurt But Not Surprised By Trump’s Remarks

Quickly The President called the country of their origin a shithole. They know it as a beautiful if beleaguered island from which hard-working, uncomplaining immigrants come to the U.S. to build on the American dream ‘We are some of the strongest people on earth. To win our independence and help other Caribbean islands get...
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FLASH – FLASH: WATCH SENATOR DURBIN’S VIDEO ON TRUMP’S COMMENTS AND SUBSEQUENT LIES: Donald Trump’s ‘racist slur’ provokes outrage

January 13, 2018
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FLASH – FLASH: WATCH SENATOR DURBIN’S VIDEO ON TRUMP’S COMMENTS AND SUBSEQUENT LIES: Donald Trump’s ‘racist slur’ provokes outrage

BBC: US President Donald Trump has sparked outrage after he was reported to have used crude language to describe Haiti, El Salvador and African countries. Reports that he had called them “shithole countries” in an Oval Office meeting generated a backlash worldwide and Mr Trump later denied them. However Democratic Senator Dick Durbin said...
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Sean Penn: ‘Donald Trump Is the Enemy of Compassion’

January 13, 2018
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Sean Penn: ‘Donald Trump Is the Enemy of Compassion’

By Sean Penn 8:20 PM EST Penn is a two-time Academy Award-winning actor and the founder of J/P Haitian Relief Organization. Within days of the devastating earthquake that struck Haiti on Jan. 12, 2010, 29 American volunteers and I became quickly embedded with the 82nd Airborne Division of the U.S. Army. Alongside our military...
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Trump had promised to be a ‘champion’ of Haitian-Americans

January 13, 2018
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Trump had promised to be a ‘champion’ of Haitian-Americans

(CNN)In September 2016, then-candidate Donald Trump promised to be a “champion” for Haitian-Americans. “I’m running to be president of all Americans, that’s everybody, and whether you vote for me or don’t vote for me, I really want to be your greatest champion and I will be your champion,” Trump told a small group of...
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Without Haiti, the United States Would, in Fact, Be a Shithole And some other things about the country that Donald Trump doesn’t know and doesn’t care to know

January 13, 2018
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Without Haiti, the United States Would, in Fact, Be a Shithole And some other things about the country that Donald Trump doesn’t know and doesn’t care to know

500 Haitian volunteers fought in American army at Battle of New Orleans By Amy Wilentz It feels strange to me after so many years of thinking and writing about Haiti, to say nothing of simply being there, to have to rise to the country’s defense against a fool. But that fool is the president...
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Ex-Haitian PM on Trump ‘s—hole’ remark: ‘The world is witnessing a new low today’

January 12, 2018
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Ex-Haitian PM on Trump ‘s—hole’ remark: ‘The world is witnessing a new low today’

Ex-Haitian PM on Trump ‘s—hole’ remark: ‘The world is witnessing a new low today’ © Getty Former Haitian Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe declared Thursday that President Trump’s remarks calling Haiti, El Salvador and several African nations “shithole countries” marked a “new low” for the U.S. leader. “SHAME ON TRUMP! The world is witnessing a...
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US ambassador to Panama steps dow

January 12, 2018
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US ambassador to Panama steps dow

REUTERS The US ambassador to Panama has resigned from his post, telling the State Department that he can no longer serve under President Trump, according to reports. He informed the State Department of his intention to step down early Thursday — before Trump reportedly referred to Haiti and African nations as “shithole” countries,” a...
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Le Président Jovenel Moïse visite les différents services du Palais National

January 12, 2018
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Le Président Jovenel Moïse visite les différents services du Palais National

Port-au-Prince, le 11 janvier 2018 — Le Chef de l’État, Son Excellence Monsieur Jovenel Moïse, accompagné du Secrétaire général de la présidence Monsieur Yves Germain Joseph et plusieurs hauts cadres du Palais national a rendu, ce jeudi 11 janvier 2018, une visite de courtoisie aux employés des différents services de ladite institution, pour s’informer...
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LEST WE FORGET -16:53:10 JANUARY 12, 2010

January 12, 2018
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LEST WE FORGET -16:53:10  JANUARY 12, 2010

LEST WE FORGET -16:53:10 JANUARY 12, 2010 Jan 12, 2012 In less than a minute the Nation was devastated. In less than a minute over 300,000 people were taken from us. In less than a minute hundreds of thousands were injured, countless homes destroyed and over a million people made homeless – instantly. We...
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Jovenel Moïse rend hommage aux victimes du séisme de 2010

January 12, 2018
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Jovenel Moïse rend hommage aux victimes du séisme de 2010

Haiti 24.NET Le président de la République Jovenel Moïse, accompagné de la première dame, a déposé une gerbe de fleurs au mémorial de St Christophe (titanyen). Cet acte symbolique s’est déroulé en présence de la vice-présidente du CSPJ, Wendelle Coq Thélot, du premier ministre, Jack Guy Lanfontant, des présidents du sénat et de la...
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Anderson Cooper: Haitians have ‘fought back against more injustice than our president ever has’

January 12, 2018
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Anderson Cooper: Haitians have ‘fought back against more injustice than our president ever has’

CNN host Anderson Cooper delivered an emotional tribute to Haiti on his show Thursday after President Trump reportedly slammed the country as a “shithole” in an Oval Office meeting. “Like all countries, Haiti is a collection of people — rich and poor, well-educated and not, good and bad. But I’ve never met a Haitian who...
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CNN’s Acosta: Trump ‘Seems to Harbor Racist Feelings’

January 11, 2018
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CNN’s Acosta: Trump ‘Seems to Harbor Racist Feelings’

CNN: SEE VIDEO HERE On Thursday’s broadcast of CNN’s “Situation Room,” CNN Chief White House Correspondent Jim Acosta said President Trump “seems to harbor racist feelings about people of color, from other parts of the world” in response to the Washington Post‘s story about the president referring to Haiti, El Salvador, and countries in Africa...
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Trump Alarms Lawmakers With Disparaging Words for Haiti and Africa

January 11, 2018
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Trump Alarms Lawmakers With Disparaging Words for Haiti and Africa

WASHINGTON — President Trump on Thursday balked at an immigration deal that would include protections for people from Haiti and some nations in Africa, demanding to know at a White House meeting why he should accept immigrants from “shithole countries” rather than from places like Norway, according to people with direct knowledge of the...
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