Archive for January 8th, 2018

Canonical possession of the new Archbishop of Port-au-Prince

January 8, 2018
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Canonical possession of the new Archbishop of Port-au-Prince

Haiti Libre: Saturday, was held the religious ceremony of celebration of the Canonical Possession of Bishop Max Leroy Mesidor (56 years) as the new Metropolitan Archbishop at the Transitional Cathedral of Port-au-Prince. The ceremony was attended by President Jovenel Moïse accompanied by his wife Martine, Prime Minister Jacques Guy Lafontant, Speakers of Parliament Youri...
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Preservation Hall, Arcade Fire to launch Haitian-inspired Carnival procession in French Quarter

January 8, 2018
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Preservation Hall, Arcade Fire to launch Haitian-inspired Carnival procession in French Quarter

Two years after filling French Quarter streets for a David Bowie memorial parade, members of the modern rock band Arcade Fire and the Preservation Hall Jazz Band have teamed up once again to launch a new, Haitian-inspired Carnival marching organization. Krewe du Kanaval, named for the Haitian word for “carnival,” will embark from Preservation...
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Painter Manuel Mathieu’s First Major Show Revisits Haiti’s Undiscussed, Traumatic Past

January 8, 2018
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Painter Manuel Mathieu’s First Major Show Revisits Haiti’s Undiscussed, Traumatic Past

“Truth To Power” is inspired by specific events during the successive dictatorships of François and Jean-Claude Duvalier—aka Papa Doc and Baby Doc. Manuel Mathieu is off to a great start. All the works in Truth To Power, his first major exhibition at Tiwani Contemporary in the UK, sold out and the closing date, originally...
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ARISTIDE FUNDING JANUARY 9TH MANIFESTATIONS AIMED AT CHAOS IN PETION-VILLE: PRESIDENT MOISE MUST MOVE TO BAR ALL PAID DEMONSTRATIONS – AIMED AT VIOLENCE AND DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY- ARREST INTELLECTUAL AUTHORS!

January 8, 2018
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ARISTIDE FUNDING JANUARY 9TH MANIFESTATIONS AIMED AT CHAOS IN PETION-VILLE: PRESIDENT MOISE MUST MOVE TO BAR ALL PAID DEMONSTRATIONS – AIMED AT VIOLENCE AND DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY- ARREST INTELLECTUAL AUTHORS!

Jan 8, 2018 President Moise must move to prohibit all of these opposition paid manifestations, aimed at disruption of public life and destruction of personal, business, and government property. No other democratic nation would tolerate this foolishness. In Los Angeles the police would shoot to kill. Aristide is funding tomorrow’s manifestation     launched from within...
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Midwest Food Bank to have new location in Haiti

January 8, 2018
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Midwest Food Bank to have new location in Haiti

NORMAL, Ill. – Midwest Food bank announces plans for a new location in Haiti. The Haiti division, founded in December 2017 is the organization’s 9th division and 2nd international division. The goal is to provide or supplement Haitian faith-based school lunch programs, which will allow the schools to redirect limited funds from food to...
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In 2017, more than 110,000 Haitians expelled or turned back from DR

January 8, 2018
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In 2017, more than 110,000 Haitians expelled or turned back from DR

Haiti libre: The General Directorate of Migration (DGM) has unveiled the number of Haitians repatriated or not admitted to Dominican territory because of an irregular migratory situation in the Dominican Republic or do not comply with the provisions of Law 285-04, for the period from January 1st to December 31st. The report indicates that...
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Salvadorans in Delaware face deportation after Trump decision to end temporary legal status

January 8, 2018
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Salvadorans in Delaware face deportation after Trump decision to end temporary legal status

Salvadoran immigrants living in Delaware under Temporary Protected Status face deportation in 18 months after the Trump Administration announced Monday that it will remove El Salvador from a federal list of countries to which citizens cannot safely return. The Department of Homeland Security similarly ended TPS for people from Haiti and Nicaragua in 2017. For hundreds of current Delaware residents, the...
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