Is Haiti’s Democracy A 30-Year-Old Failure? Sure Feels That Way This Week

February 11, 2016
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Is Haiti’s Democracy A 30-Year-Old Failure? Sure Feels That Way This Week

Sweet Micky’s Exit: Haitian President Michel Martelly (pictured here in October in Port-au-Prince) left office on Sunday. Dieu Nalio Chery / AP via Miami Herald COMMENTARY Thirty years ago this week, Haiti had no president. The country’s chubby churl of a dictator, Jean-Claude “Baby Doc” Duvalier, had just been ousted and flown into exile...
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Who walked the roads to Rome? Isotopes provide clues

February 11, 2016
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Who walked the roads to Rome? Isotopes provide clues

Archaeologists analyzed isotopes in molars to begin personalizing the story of Rome’s hundreds of thousands of immigrants. Some came willingly, others did not. By Molly Jackson February 11, 2016 Courtesy of Kristina Killgrove Who really lived in ancient Rome? During the first few centuries AD, the city may have had 1 million residents: a...
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NASA video shares Curiosity’s view of Martian sand dunes

February 11, 2016
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NASA video shares Curiosity’s view of Martian sand dunes

Mars is a desolate and lonely place that also happens to be quite beautiful. During the time, that NASA’s massive Curiosity rover has been cruising the landscape of the Red Planet NASA has offered up some very cool images for us to check out. One of my favorite is the Curiosity Selfie at the...
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Donors urge Clinton to sharpen message ahead of debate with Sanders

February 11, 2016
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Donors urge Clinton to sharpen message ahead of debate with Sanders

U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton visits a polling place in Manchester, New Hampshire February 9, 2016, the day of New Hampshire’s first-in-the-nation primary. Reuters/Brian Snyder . SAP is the sponsor of this content. It was independently created by Reuters’ editorial staff and funded in part by SAP, which otherwise has no role in...
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Janesville churches get ready for Lent

February 11, 2016
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Janesville churches get ready for Lent

Catherine W. Idzerda Thursday, February 11, 2016 Anthony Wahl Parishioners at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Janesville pray during Mass on Ash Wednesday, Feb. 10. Catholics around the world observe Ash Wednesday as the beginning of Lent. This year, several Janesville churches are joining together to create a series of luncheon talks with the...
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MARTELLY DECLARED WEDNESDAY SCHOOL HOLIDAY – EVANS PAUL CHANGED TO MAKE HOLIDAY FOR ALL – HIS MOTIVE – TO MAKE IT IMPOSSIBLE FOR PEOPLE TO GET DOCUMENTS NEEDED FOR PRESIDENTIAL APPLICATIONS WHICH CLOSE FRIDAY

February 10, 2016
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MARTELLY DECLARED WEDNESDAY SCHOOL HOLIDAY – EVANS PAUL CHANGED TO MAKE HOLIDAY FOR ALL – HIS MOTIVE – TO MAKE IT IMPOSSIBLE FOR PEOPLE TO GET DOCUMENTS NEEDED FOR PRESIDENTIAL APPLICATIONS WHICH CLOSE FRIDAY

Fevrier 10, 2016 President Martelly declared a school holiday for February 10. Everyone else was supposed to work. Then, Prime Minister Evan Paul declared the day a holiday for everyone. He had his own agenda. Wednesday, as a holiday, effectively blocks all those who wish to be considered for the Interim Presidency.  There isn’t...
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ONLY IN HAITI COULD AN ESCAPED CRIMINAL, MURDERER AND AGENT OF THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC DICTATE THE OUTCOME OF OUR ELECTORAL PROCESS

February 10, 2016
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ONLY IN HAITI COULD AN ESCAPED CRIMINAL, MURDERER AND AGENT OF THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC DICTATE THE OUTCOME OF OUR ELECTORAL PROCESS

Fevrier 10, 2016 The OAS naively thought their deal would solve all Haiti’s problems. In fact, a small look inside the monster, was available during the Miami Channel 10 interview with President Martelly, as he cleared personal possessions from his Place Office. Among his words were these… “… people who never wanted an election...
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FLASH FLASH JOVENEL MOISE SECURITE- PREVILON POLICIER JADIS RATTACHE A LA SECURITE DU PRESIDENT AURAIT ETE ABATTU QUELQUE PART A DELMAS EN ATTENTE DE VERUFICATION

February 10, 2016
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FLASH FLASH  JOVENEL MOISE  SECURITE- PREVILON POLICIER   JADIS RATTACHE A LA SECURITE   DU PRESIDENT AURAIT ETE   ABATTU QUELQUE PART A   DELMAS EN ATTENTE DE   VERUFICATION

2/10/16, 1:53:27 AM: 2/10/16, 2:00:26 AM Port-au-Prince, le mardi 9 février 2016.- La Plateforme PHTK est révoltée après l’assassinat ce soir, de son ancien candidat à la Députation pour la commune de Desdunes, Monsieur Yonel Previllon. Monsieur Yonel Previllon, qui était un membre actif de la Plateforme, a été lâchement assassiné ce soir. La...
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Arcade Fire perform “Here Comes the Night Time” in Haiti — watch

February 9, 2016
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Arcade Fire perform “Here Comes the Night Time” in Haiti — watch

Arcade Fire’s 2014 Reflektor tour featured plenty of highlights, including more than 35 (!) different live covers of artists like Prince, The Rolling Stones, Wolf Parade, and Boyz II Men. Another special moment on their global trek came during a stop in Haiti, a country whose music and culture served as a major influence on...
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Haitian Migrants Pouring Into Brazil Don’t Find A Warm Welcome

February 9, 2016
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Haitian Migrants Pouring Into Brazil Don’t Find A Warm Welcome

Gabriela Bazzo HuffPost Brazil ASSOCIATED PRESS In this Jan. 13, 2015, photo, migrants, mostly from Haiti, wait to meet an employer at Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church which helps recently arrived migrants find work in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Thousands of Haitians have migrated to Brazil in the past few years in search of...
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Membres de la commission bicamerale chargée d’étudier les dossiers des candidats pour la presidence provisoire

February 9, 2016
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Membres de la commission bicamerale chargée d’étudier les dossiers des candidats pour la presidence provisoire

Fevrier 9 2016 SENATEURS Carl Mutat Cantave Ricard Pierre Salomon Jn Mary Polycarpe Westner Nenel Cassy Jn Baptiste Bien – Aimé DEPUTES Hermano Exinor Peter Castin Constantin Patrick Norzeus Vikerson Garnier Annonce Jn Bernard Coles Desrameaux Price Cyprien Enel Appolon Jean Willaire CANDIDATS Myrlande H Manigat Simom Dieuseul Desras Jocelerme Privert Aristide Jn Bertrand...
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BAD NEWS FOR JUDE CELESTIN – AMAROL DUCLONA BACK IN FRENCH COURT

February 9, 2016
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BAD NEWS FOR JUDE CELESTIN – AMAROL DUCLONA BACK IN FRENCH COURT

Fevrier 9, 2016 Some French elements were very upset about the possibility of Jude Celestin becoming President of Haiti, and the frightening possibility that either Preval, or Aristide could become Interim President.. New court hearings in Creteil, France opened yesterday, as evidence is reviewed. Immediately before his flight from Haiti, Amarol Duclona hid in...
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Haiti’s President Departs to Make Way for Interim Government

February 8, 2016
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Haiti’s President Departs to Make Way for Interim Government

David Mc Fadden President Michel Martelly made his farewell speech to Haiti as he departed office Sunday with no successor yet chosen because a runoff election was delayed for a second time last month amid violent protests and deep suspicions about vote rigging. In a nearly 20-minute speech before a joint session of Parliament,...
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CARNIVAL CANCELLED – ARISTIDE RADIO TI-MOUN 90.0 FM IS CALLING FOR VIOLENCE TO START AT 2 A.M – TIME FOR AMERICANS TO INDICT ARISTIDE AND REMOVE HIM FROM GAME

February 7, 2016
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CARNIVAL CANCELLED – ARISTIDE RADIO TI-MOUN 90.0 FM IS CALLING FOR VIOLENCE TO START AT 2 A.M – TIME FOR AMERICANS TO INDICT ARISTIDE AND REMOVE HIM FROM GAME

11:00 P.M. Radio Ti-Moun Aristide’s Radio T-Moun directing mob towards the airport and Gregory Mayard Paul’s house they say he built with $2,000,000 he stole from government. Also suggesting attacks on Valerie Milfort’s home, saying she and her husband illegally received 50 contracts from government worth $53,000,000. MINUSTAH should have reacted days ago, providing...
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BIG PRISON BREAK AT CROIX DES BOUQUETS – MANY ESCAPE – INSIDE JOB SUSPECTED

February 7, 2016
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BIG PRISON BREAK AT CROIX DES BOUQUETS – MANY ESCAPE – INSIDE JOB SUSPECTED

Fevrier 6, 2016 Inside help suspected in prison break that saw many major drug dealers and gang leaders, assassins, kidnappers rush to freedom.  They are needed to support opposition attempt to destroy democracy. Confusion of Martelly departure used as umbrella for many actions.  A lot of criminal actions are expected, nationwide, as opposition elements...
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GROUP 8 WANTS TO HOLD NATION’S 10,000,000 HOSTAGE Le G-8 condamne le caractère anti-peuple et antidémocratique du prétendu accord intervenu entre le président Michel Joseph Martelly et certains parlementaires – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

February 7, 2016
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GROUP 8 WANTS TO HOLD NATION’S 10,000,000 HOSTAGE Le G-8 condamne le caractère anti-peuple et antidémocratique du prétendu accord intervenu entre le président Michel Joseph Martelly et certains parlementaires – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

/6/16, 6:07:36 PM: +509 47 46 4444‬: NOTE  DE PRESSE Le groupe des candidats à la Présidence engagés dans le processus électoral communément appelé Groupe des 8 (G-8), a pris connaissance, par voie de presse, de la signature d’un prétendu accord intervenu entre le président Michel Joseph Martelly, les sénateur et député Jocelerme Privert...
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MARTELLY CORTEGE ATTACKED – MINISTERS ATTACKED WITH DEPARTURE OF MARTELLY GOVERNMENT – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

February 6, 2016
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MARTELLY CORTEGE ATTACKED – MINISTERS ATTACKED WITH DEPARTURE OF MARTELLY GOVERNMENT – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Fevrier 6, 2016 Panique devant le Ministère de l’Education Nationale Une situation de panique règne depuis ce matin devant le Ministère de l’Education Nationale où une employée dudit Ministère  est sortie blessée au sein, à la suite de pierres et bouteilles  lancées en direction du Ministère. Elle est transportée de toute urgence dans un...
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Provisional government to rule Haiti after Martelly departs – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

February 6, 2016
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Provisional government to rule Haiti after Martelly departs – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

An anti-government protester drops a large cinderblock on the head of Neroce R. Ciceron, a  78 year old former captain in Haiti’s disbanded army, as other protesters and members of the press stand behind while he’s beaten to death in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Friday, Feb. 5, 2016. Members of Haiti’s abolished military clashed with protesters...
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HAITI’S NATIONAL JIG SAW PUZZLE

February 6, 2016
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HAITI’S NATIONAL JIG SAW PUZZLE

Fevrier 6, 2016 Perhaps the reader will not remember the giant 5000 piece jigsaw puzzles – depicting some exotic scene – that were the rage some years ago. This was before the era of IPods, Utube, and digital entertainment. These puzzles took a lot of time, and patience, to complete. They often had a...
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Haiti Leader Departs as He Came: Amid Uncertainty, Disorder

February 6, 2016
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Haiti Leader Departs as He Came: Amid Uncertainty, Disorder

David McFadden Michel Martelly came to office promising a stronger Haiti following a messy election that provoked widespread skepticism. He is due to leave power Sunday at the close of his five-year term with few accomplishments and a legacy clouded by a new political crisis. The singer-turned-politician had urged Haitians to set aside deep divisions...
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