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VP Pence defends the Indefensible:VP defends Trump over vulgar remarks on African immigrants- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

January 23, 2018
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VP Pence defends the Indefensible:VP defends Trump over vulgar remarks on African immigrants- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Jan 22 2018 By KEN THOMAS Associated Press January 22, 2018 01:48 PM JERUSALEM U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Monday defended President Donald Trump over his recent comments disparaging immigration from Africa and Haiti, telling The Associated Press that the president’s “heart” is aimed at a merit-based system that is blind to immigrants’...
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Conan O’Brien lets Haitians fire back at Trump

January 23, 2018
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Conan O’Brien lets Haitians fire back at Trump

Conan O’Brien is giving Haitians the chance to fire back at President Trump after the president reportedly referred to Haiti, among others, as “shithole countries.” “President Trump insulted Haiti, so I thought it was only fair to give Haitians a chance to return the favor,” O’Brien said in a clip previewing his upcoming “Conan Without...
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Trump deals Haiti another blow, ending participation in guest worker program

January 20, 2018
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Trump deals Haiti another blow, ending participation in guest worker program

By Jacqueline Charles jcharles@miamiherald.com January 18, 2018 The Trump administration has slapped Haiti again. As of Thursday, Haitian farmers and other laborers seeking to come to the United States as temporary, seasonal workers under the federal H-2A and H-2B guest worker program, will no longer be eligible. The temporary workers’ visa has for decades...
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Reregistration Period Now Open for Haitian and Salvadoran TPS

January 20, 2018
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Reregistration Period Now Open for Haitian and Salvadoran TPS

The National Law Review On January 18, 2018, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) announced that it had opened the reregistration period for temporary protected status (TPS) holders from El Salvador and Haiti. As previously announced, TPS for El Salvador will expire on September 9, 2019, and TPS for Haiti will expire on July 22, 2019....
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Conan O’Brien filming a Haiti special as a rebuke of Trump’s disparaging remarks

January 20, 2018
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Conan O’Brien filming a Haiti special as a rebuke of Trump’s disparaging remarks

Conan O’Brien. (Jay L. Clendenin / Los Angeles Times) Late-night host Conan O’Brien has touched down in Haiti, where he’ll be shooting a “Conan” travel special in response to President Trump’s recent disparagement of the country. “Just landed in #Haiti and already made some new friends!” the TBS host tweeted late Thursday, sharing a video...
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‘In Touch’ Explosive Interview With Stormy Daniels: Donald Trump Cheated on Melania With Me-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

January 20, 2018
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‘In Touch’ Explosive Interview With Stormy Daniels: Donald Trump Cheated on Melania With Me-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

In touch.com Getty Images Allegations of an affair between President Donald Trump and Stormy Daniels recently resurfaced after a Wall Street Journal article reported that the porn star was paid a reported $130,000 to stay silent. While Stormy adamantly denied that anything happened in a letter released by Trump’s lawyer on Jan. 10, In...
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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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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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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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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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WATCH THE SECOND VIDEO HERE – PROBABLY TELLS WHY TRUMP SCREWED US ON PETROCARIBE President Trump Called El Salvador, Haiti ‘Shithole Countries’: Report- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

January 11, 2018
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WATCH THE SECOND VIDEO HERE – PROBABLY TELLS WHY TRUMP  SCREWED  US ON PETROCARIBE President Trump Called El Salvador, Haiti ‘Shithole Countries’: Report- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

By Ryan Teague Beckwith 5:05 PM EST President Trump described Haiti, El Salvador and parts of Africa as “shithole countries” in a meeting with lawmakers in the White House Thursday, the Washington Post reported. SEE VIDEO HERE During a discussion on a potential immigration deal, Trump grew frustrated at the suggestion that he restore...
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TRUMP- THE 800 POUND GORILLA- SCREWS HAITI, AGAIN, AND AGAIN, AND AGAIN AFTER PROMISING TO BE OUR GREATEST ADVOCATE DURING CAMPAIGN

January 11, 2018
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TRUMP- THE 800 POUND GORILLA-  SCREWS HAITI, AGAIN, AND AGAIN, AND AGAIN AFTER PROMISING TO BE OUR GREATEST ADVOCATE DURING CAMPAIGN

Jan 11, 2018 WITH FRIENDS LIKE THESE, WHO NEEDS ENEMIES??? DO WE HAVE ANY REAL FRIENDS? OR ARE WE JUST SMALL POLITICAL PAWNS FOR MAJOR NATIONS TO USE AGAINST EACH OTHER IN THEIR BIG GAME? I THINK WE ARE ALONE. COLLINS Within the last week, Trump has created two major outrages to diminish Haiti...
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Gary Bodeau elected President of the Lower House

January 11, 2018
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Gary Bodeau elected President of the Lower House

Haiti Libre: Yesterday Wednesday, only 24 hours after the creation of the Senate Bureau , and a long session, the deputies have chosen the Deputy of the constituency of Delmas, Gary Bodeau, Quaestor twice, as President of the Lower House following a consensus found among the majority groups. He succeeds to Cholzer Chancy. It should...
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Haiti – FLASH : Members of the Senate bureau

January 10, 2018
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Haiti – FLASH : Members of the Senate bureau

Haiti Libre: Yesterday Tuesday, the Senate bureau was finally formed less than 48 hours after the opening of the first regular session of the 2018 legislative year, without surprise the South-East Senator Joseph Lambert was appointed as President of the Senate for the second time, replacing Youri atortue, he is also President of the...
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What the end of TPS means: a historical and personal perspective

January 10, 2018
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What the end of TPS means: a historical and personal perspective

This article is based on a talk given at a PSL branch meeting by a party member who has been a TPS recipient. On November 6, 2017, the Trump administration made the official announcement via Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Elaine Duke that they were ending the designation of Temporary Protected Status for nationals...
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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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