Why did so many people die in Haiti’s quake?

June 24, 2014
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Why did so many people die in Haiti’s quake?

By Lucy Rodgers BBC News The devastating earthquakes that hit China on 12 May 2008, Italy on 6 April 2009 and Haiti one month ago all measured above 6.0 and took many lives. But why was the human cost so much greater for Haiti? When Pete Garratt, Red Cross head of disaster relief, received...
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Experts to Check Possible Columbus Ship off Haiti

June 24, 2014
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Experts to Check Possible Columbus Ship off Haiti

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Jun 23, 2014, 11:34 AM ET A team of experts from UNESCO will examine a site off northern Haiti that an explorer believes may be the wreckage of the Santa Maria, the U.N. cultural agency said Monday. UNESCO officials said the technical team will explore the site in the coming months...
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Exploring Haiti: Môle-Saint-Nicolas

June 24, 2014
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Exploring Haiti: Môle-Saint-Nicolas

by stmemory on June 23, 2014 I know I’ve said this before, but I think the only way to truly enjoy living in Haiti is to get OUT of Port au Prince every so often. It’s not easy given the state of the roads and cost of air travel. But when you get out...
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Extradition from Argentina of key suspect in murder of Haiti famous journalist

June 24, 2014
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Extradition from Argentina of key suspect in murder of Haiti famous journalist

HCNN Published on June 23, 2014 by Joe Colas PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (HCNN) – A key suspect in the murder of famous Haitian journalist Jean Dominique, was extradited to Haiti by authorities in Argentina where he was arrested and detained under a criminal investigation been conducted for more than 14 years. Philippe Markington – pointed...
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Cardinal’s visit cheers Haitian faithful in Boston

June 23, 2014
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Cardinal’s visit cheers Haitian faithful in Boston

By Dan Adams | Globe Correspondent   June 23, 2014 dina rudick/ globe staff Clarisse Faveus, a former resident of the Haitian city of Jacmel, greeted Cardinal Chibly Langlois of Haiti at the Basilica and Shrine of Our Lady of Perpetual Help, also called the Mission Church, in Boston Sunday. When she lived in the...
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Message pour les canadiens devant voyager en Haiti /// Message for Canadians Travelling to Haiti

June 23, 2014
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Message pour les canadiens devant voyager en Haiti /// Message for Canadians Travelling to Haiti

FRANCAIS Nous avons le plaisir de vous faire parvenir cette information.  On vous invite de nous faire part de vos commentaires. Haïti – AVIS : Nouvelle taxe pour les visiteurs entrant en Haïti 23/06/2014 09:14:01 Haiti Libre Le Ministère du Tourisme et des Industries Créatives (MTIC) informe le public en général et toutes les...
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Haiti – Elections : The EU says it does not want to interfere in the Haitian elections

June 22, 2014
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Haiti – Elections : The EU says it does not want to interfere in the Haitian elections

Haiti Libre Javier Niño Perez, Ambassador of the European Union (EU) in Haiti reiterated this week during a press conference in Petionville, the financial support from the EU amounting to 5 million euros for the next elections “our determination is on a technical and financial point of view It is not part of...
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L’immunité de Arnel Belizaire une betise à effacer-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

June 22, 2014
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L’immunité de Arnel Belizaire une betise à effacer-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Haiti : L’immunité parlementaire de Arnel Belizaire , une betise à revoir et à effacer Haiti : Le député Arnel Bélizaire tire à l’arme automatique dans une manifestation anti-gouvernementale ensuite il sacrifie un coq . _____________________________________________________ COMMENT: HAITIAN-TRUTH.ORG And Belizaire is an example of what we are trying to build Democracy upon. No chance...
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Breaking News Assassinat Jean Dominique: Le fugitif Markington Philippe est arrive a Port-au-Prince ce Samedi 21 Juin 2014 et a été livre a la DCPJ pour les suites nécessaires

June 22, 2014
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Breaking News Assassinat Jean Dominique: Le fugitif Markington Philippe est arrive a Port-au-Prince ce Samedi 21 Juin 2014 et a été livre a la DCPJ pour les suites nécessaires

​ BREAKING NEWS : Le fugitif Markington Philippe, un des principaux suspects ( triggerman )dans l’assassinat de Jean Dominique et de son chauffeur JC Louissaint est arrive a Port-au-Prince ce Samedi 21 Juin 2014 et a été livre a la DCPJ pour les suites nécessaires - ​
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REVEALED- THE MARTELLY-ROUZIER FIASCO!!!

June 21, 2014
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REVEALED- THE MARTELLY-ROUZIER FIASCO!!!

June 21, 2011 IT MUST BE FIRST UNDERSTOOD THAT MARTELLY  SHOULD NOT HAVE WON THE ELECTION, HAD THE NOVEMBER BALLOT BEEN TREATED HONESTLY. THE CANDIDATES WITH THE MOST VOTES WERE – IN THIS ORDER – JEAN-HENRY CEANT, CHARLITO BAKER, AND MARTELLY. PREVAL WAS AFRAID OF A CEANT PRESIDENCY AND DERAILED THE PROCESS WHICH EVENTUALLY...
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U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon Served in Haiti Cholera Lawsuit

June 20, 2014
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U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon Served in Haiti Cholera Lawsuit

By Reuters Filed: 6/20/14 at 3:28 PM A child being treated for cholera in Haiti in 2012 Swoan Parker/Reuters NEW YORK (Reuters) – Lawyers for victims of a cholera epidemic in Haiti said on Friday they have served United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon with a complaint in New York as part of a federal...
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Installation of 300 streetlights in Cité Soleil

June 20, 2014
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Installation of 300 streetlights in Cité Soleil

The Prime Minister, Laurent Lamothe, welcomed the installation of 300 conventional streetlights by E-Power electric company in Cité Soleil, in support to the National government program of public lighting and electrification, implemented by the Office of René Jean-Jumeau, Minister Delegate to the Prime Minister, Responsible for Energy Security, through which 7,470 street lights have...
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Sean Penn: We’ve Turned the Corner in Haiti-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

June 20, 2014
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Sean Penn: We’ve Turned the Corner in Haiti-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

The rains have come to the Caribbean and hurricane season is upon us. But for the first time in four years, the nearly 60,000 people who sought refuge on the Petionville Club golf course after the earthquake in Haiti are now under solid roofs in safer homes. The J/P Haitian Relief Organization continues to...
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Happy Haiti 2014 (Pharrell Williams version)

June 20, 2014
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American Airlines, owed $750mn, trims flights to Venezuela

June 18, 2014
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American Airlines, owed $750mn, trims flights to Venezuela

A man walks past an American Airlines sales office in Caracas on June 17, 2014 (AFP Photo/Leo Ramirez) Washington (AFP) – American Airlines, owed some $750 million by Venezuela, said it was sharply reducing flights to the South American nation from July after the two sides failed to read a deal, a spokesman said....
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U.S. Officials Keep Close Eye On ‘Miserable’ Mosquito-Borne Chikungunya Virus

June 18, 2014
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U.S. Officials Keep Close Eye On ‘Miserable’ Mosquito-Borne Chikungunya Virus

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — First there was West Nile virus. Now health experts are warning about another virus carried by mosquitoes. The chikungunya virus — or “chik-v” — has sickened tens of thousands of people throughout the Caribbean with high fever and severe pain. Now Americans are coming down with it, too, and there’s...
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Haiti’s history-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

June 18, 2014
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Haiti’s history-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

June 17, 2014 12:00 AM It pained me to see the June 10 editorial “Troubled Haiti,” in which the people of Haiti are depicted as incapable of governing themselves and as dependent on outside aid. Foreign intervention is largely to blame for the state Haiti is in, starting with the brutal injustice of slavery...
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Diaspora-Miami is preparing to receive the program «Gouvenman An Lakay Ou»

June 18, 2014
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Diaspora-Miami is preparing to receive the program «Gouvenman An Lakay Ou»

Following its participation in the 8th edition of the program « Gouvènman an Lakay ou » in Anse-à-Veau, the Head of Mission of the Consulate General of Haiti in Miami, Stéphane Gilles, accompanied by the Consul Natalie Fourcand, in order to prepare the 9th edition of the program that will stop soon in Miami...
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The Punta Cana Group will invest $200M in Haiti

June 18, 2014
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The Punta Cana Group will invest $200M in Haiti

Saturday at Lifestyle Holidays Vacation Resort in Puerto Plata in the Dominican Republic at the opening ceremony of the “V Cumbre Prensa y Turismo” , an event to which Haiti participated as guest of honor, Stéphanie Balmir Villedrouin, the Minister of Tourism and Creative Industries (MTIC), declared at the opening in...
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Jozy Altidore, Haiti’s Legendary World Cup Goal, and the Joys of Fandom by Proxy

June 18, 2014
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Jozy Altidore, Haiti’s Legendary World Cup Goal, and the Joys of Fandom by Proxy

By Laurent Dubois Haiti’s national team has only gone to the World Cup once. It lost every game and scored only two goals. But one of them was the most famous and cherished goal in the country’s history, scored by Manno Sanon on a streaking breakaway against Italy. All of Haiti shook, a friend...
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