How many of us know that Haiti was the FIRST center for Freedom Fighting in the 18th Century, Forming the First Free Black Republic in the WORLD? See this VIDEO-

July 28, 2013
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How many of us know that Haiti was the FIRST center for Freedom Fighting in the 18th Century, Forming the First Free Black Republic in the WORLD? See this VIDEO-

This video was produced by PBS and presented by Professor Henry Louis Gates Jr. and posted to Youtube by Haitianbeatz Makak A very telling historical background of the formation of Haiti, and the relationship and differences between Haiti and it’s neighbors in the Dominican republic. Race issues are central in the initial formation of...
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Cérémonie officielle du lancement des festivités carnavalesques

July 28, 2013
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Cérémonie officielle du lancement des festivités carnavalesques

Le Premier Ministre, M. Laurent Salvador Lamothe dans ses propos de circonstance La Ministre du Tourisme, Mme Stéphanie Balmir Villedrouin, dans ses propos de circonstance La Ministre de la Culture, Mme Josette Darguste, dans ses propos de circonstance Le Premier Ministre, M. Laurent Salvador Lamothe dans ses propos de circonstance Vue partielle de l’assistance...
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Jean Max Bellerive ..attention!!! Liné Balthazar ..Attention …

July 28, 2013
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Jean Max Bellerive ..attention!!! Liné Balthazar ..Attention …

Nous sommes tous au courant des reunions champrel que vous organisez au palais national en l’abscence du president Martelly pour pieger et le president Martelly et le premier ministre Laurent Salvador Lamothe.  Meme si Jean Max Bellerive est le cousin du president Michel Martelly. En politique , la passion du pouvoir aveugle et fait tout...
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GEORGE BUSH TETE KALE IN SUPPORT OF SICK BABY

July 25, 2013
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GEORGE BUSH TETE KALE IN SUPPORT OF SICK BABY

Former president, whose daughter died from leukaemia, joins campaign for the sick child of one of his secret service agents guardian.co.uk, Wednesday 24 July 2013 23.57 EDT George Bush Sr with Patrick after having his head shaved. Photograph: AFP Former US president George Bush Sr has shaved his head to show solidarity for the...
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Haiti’s road to recovery

July 25, 2013
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In this Video of the Week, join FIFA.com and FIFA TV on a trip to Haiti, where football is helping the entire country regain hope following a devastating earthquake in January 2010. At the CONCACAF Gold Cup 2013, the Haitian national team only narrowly missed out on a second round berth following some impressive...
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Cholera outbreak in Haiti tied to U.N. peacekeepers, report says

July 25, 2013
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Cholera outbreak in Haiti tied to U.N. peacekeepers, report says

Nikki Kahn/The Washington Post – Lemaguel Alejuste grimaces in pain after fainting at the Samaritan’s Purse cholera treatment facility in Cabaret. By Colum Lynch, Thursday, July 25, 12:33 PM E-mail the writer UNITED NATIONS — A group of scientists who investigated the source of a cholera epidemic in Haiti that killed thousands of people has concluded...
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UB faculty, students join medical mission in Haiti

July 25, 2013
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UB faculty, students join medical mission in Haiti

Les Cayes Bishop Chibley Langlois (center) with physicians (from left) Craig E. Blum, Robert J. Smolinski, Jack Huebschmann, and Mark J. Anders. By SUZANNE KASHUBA “Students involved in Hope for Tomorrow missions have the opportunity to be part of a medical team and scrub into surgery.” Robert J. Smolinski, clinical associate professor Department of...
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New hospital in Haiti proves that aid done right can change lives

July 25, 2013
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New hospital in Haiti proves that aid done right can change lives

Previous Next Mirebalais, Haiti The gleaming white hospital appears out of nowhere in the bustle of this impoverished city in the Central Plateau of Haiti. It seems even more out of place when you consider what’s inside: 300 beds — more than All Children’s Hospital in St. Petersburg. Six operating rooms. A neonatal intensive...
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Haiti’s Lamothe Meets With New Head of UN Peacekeeping Force

July 25, 2013
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Haiti’s Lamothe Meets With New Head of UN Peacekeeping Force

Above: Sandra Honore and Laurent Lamothe By the Caribbean Journal staff Haiti Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe met Tuesday with Sandra Honore, the new head of the United Nations’ peacekeeping force in the country. It was the first meeting between Lamothe and Honore, a native of Trinidad who took over as the new special representative...
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Haiti Tourism Ministry, Royal Caribbean Hold Working Meeting

July 25, 2013
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Haiti Tourism Ministry, Royal Caribbean Hold Working Meeting

Above: Labadee By the Caribbean Journal staff Haiti’s Tourism Ministry held a working meeting Tuesday with officials from Royal Caribbean about the operation of the latter’s resort in the town of Labadee. The talks focused on access to the site, increased integration of the villagers of Labadee in tourist activities and the general development...
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World Bank Group : A New World Bank Special Envoy in Haiti to Focus on Inclusive Growth

July 25, 2013
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World Bank Group : A New World Bank Special Envoy in Haiti to Focus on Inclusive Growth

Port-au-Prince, July 25, 2013 – Mary A. Barton-Dock, who started her career 25 years ago in Bolivia, became the second World bank Special Envoy to Haiti on July 1st, 2013. She replaces Mr. Alexandre Abrantes who assumed this position over the last three years.  Ms. Barton-Dock spent her first week in Haiti in the...
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Tropical Storm DORIAN

July 25, 2013
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Tropical Storm DORIAN

Coastal Watches/Warnings and 5-Day Forecast Cone for Storm Center Click image to zoom in – Download GIS data Other images: 5-Day track on – 3-Day track on – 3-Day track off – Interactive Click Here for a Printer Friendly Graphic Note: If a storm is expected to dissipate within 5 days, its track will...
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Tropical Storm Dorian to Approach Leewards Sunday

July 25, 2013
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Tropical Storm Dorian to Approach Leewards Sunday

Dorian could bring tropical storm conditions to the Leeward Islands Sunday and may approach the southeastern U.S. late next week. A tropical system that moved off the coast of Africa last weekend became a tropical storm Wednesday and strengthened a bit Wednesday night into Thursday morning over the central Atlantic. A slightly north of...
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Attention Peuple Haitien !!! Complot pour destabiliser le gouvernement .

July 25, 2013
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Attention Peuple Haitien !!! Complot pour destabiliser le gouvernement .

Nous tenons à  metre le peuple haitien au courant que les traitres de la nation  organisent un complot pour destabiliser le gouvernement sous un faux pretexte d’enquête. Ils preparent des sotises qu’ils appellent  enquêtte dans le but  d’induire les gens en erreur ,pour abuser de la naiveté des gens  avec cette affaire d’enquette….. Il est difficile de mener des enquêtes avec...
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MOISE JEAN-CHARLES GAINS POPULARITY BECAUSE HE CAN OPEN HIS MOUTH AND SPEAK WITHOUT HAVING RESPONSIBILITY TO DO ANYTHING…..THIS IS A REAL DANGER.

July 24, 2013
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MOISE JEAN-CHARLES GAINS POPULARITY BECAUSE HE CAN OPEN HIS MOUTH AND SPEAK WITHOUT HAVING RESPONSIBILITY TO DO ANYTHING…..THIS IS A REAL DANGER.

July 24, 2013 The people in Cap Haitian, where Moise Jean-Charles was appointed to the Senate, by Rene Preval, finds he is an embarrassment to them. However, as he travels the country, making threats, the people are listening to him. They may not like the man, but they like what he says. They were...
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Trinidad and Tobago diplomat appointed head of UN mission in Haiti

July 24, 2013
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Trinidad and Tobago diplomat appointed head of UN mission in Haiti

NEW YORK, USA — Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has appointed career diplomat Sandra Honoré of Trinidad and Tobago as the new head of the United Nations peacekeeping mission in Haiti. The new head of the UN Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH), Sandra Honoré of Trinidad and Tobago Honoré, who will take up her functions in...
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Visite du Président à Plaisance

July 24, 2013
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Visite du Président à Plaisance

le Président Martelly à son arrivée à Plaisance en compagnie des ministres des Affaires Sociales, M. Charles Jean-Jacques et et de l’Intérieur, M.David Bazile Des membres du comité d’accueil à Plaisance Une vue de la foule dans les rues de Plaisance Le Président Martelly posant avec le personnel du restaurant communautaire de Plaisance Des...
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Leaders from United Nations, Caricom, discuss Haiti, development, drugs at meeting

July 23, 2013
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Leaders from United Nations, Caricom, discuss Haiti, development, drugs at meeting

By AARON MORRISON Special to the Miami Herald UNITED NATIONS — Officials from the United Nations and the Caribbean said at a biannual meeting on Tuesday that they had made progress on a number of issues of regional interest, including drug trafficking and the U.N. peacekeeping mission in Haiti. More than 30 representatives of...
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Haiti sees big money reviving flagging tourism

July 23, 2013
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Haiti sees big money reviving flagging tourism

By TRENTON DANIEL Associated Press MONTROUIS, Haiti — The Club Indigo beach resort north of the Haiti capital was crowded with U.N. peacekeepers, aid workers, diplomats and missionaries on a recent Sunday. But the only real, live tourists seemed to be Anne Fournier and her husband. The young couple from Montreal is a rarity...
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IF THERE IS ANY TRUTH IN THIS SUGGESTION, SOMEONE SHOULD BE ARRESTED FOR PLOTTING, MARTELLY ASSASSINATION – OR LYING ABOUT IT…. TRY THIS WITH OBAMA AND SEE WHAT HAPPENS!!!-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

July 23, 2013
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IF THERE IS ANY TRUTH IN THIS SUGGESTION, SOMEONE SHOULD BE ARRESTED FOR PLOTTING, MARTELLY ASSASSINATION – OR LYING ABOUT IT…. TRY THIS WITH OBAMA AND SEE WHAT HAPPENS!!!-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

July 23, 2013      Le questeur du bureau de la Chambre basse,  Jean Baptiste Renaud, a dénoncé ce lundi un complot d’assassinat contre le Président Martelly. Selon les déclarations du parlementaire, ce complot aurait été orchestré par le sénateur du Nord, Moise Jean Charles ******** The Quaestor office in the lower house, Jean...
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