Chaotic post-hurricane relief efforts in Haiti

December 11, 2016
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Chaotic post-hurricane relief efforts in Haiti

Haiti is still waiting for the final results of the November 20 presidential election, but time is running out. For more than a year, an electoral crisis has paralyzed the economic development of the country, which was hit by a devastating hurricane in early October. Haitians are still waiting for humanitarian aid, while relief...
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A Biography Reveals Surprising Sides to Haiti’s Slave Liberator

December 11, 2016
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A Biography Reveals Surprising Sides to Haiti’s Slave Liberator

By PAUL BERMANDEC. 9, 2016 Toussaint L’Ouverture Credit Stock Montage/Getty ImagesTOUSSAINT LOUVERTURE A Revolutionary Life By Philippe Girard Illustrated. 340 pp. Basic Books. $29.99. Any number of books have been written over the centuries about the leader of the Haitian slave revolution, but “Toussaint Louverture,” by Philippe Girard, is only the second in English...
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Verdict on Haiti Vote Challenges Kicked Up to Highest Court -Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

December 11, 2016
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Verdict on Haiti Vote Challenges Kicked Up to Highest Court -Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

voanews.com PORT-AU-PRINCE, HAITI —A Haitian electoral tribunal says it’s incapable of ruling on legal challenges filed by three presidential candidates who lost a preliminary tally in a landslide. The Friday decision means Haiti’s highest electoral court will now have to examine challenges by losing factions in the Nov. 20 elections. It’s not clear how...
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Haiti’s ELECTION Results

December 8, 2016
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Haiti’s ELECTION Results


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Qu’est ce qu’il faut retenir de l’intervention de Anacasis sur RadioVision200

December 8, 2016
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Qu’est ce qu’il faut retenir de l’intervention de Anacasis sur RadioVision200

Texte de Cyrus Sibert J’ai suivi l’interview du Sénateur Anacasis Jean Hector sur Radio Vision2000, et j’ai compris que cette gauche traditionnelle et démagogique est un vrai problème pour Haiti. 1- Pour elle la politique est un jeu de poker. Il suffit de jouer éternellement sur les contradictions sans tenir compte des problèmes réels...
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Health status two months after Hurricane Matthew, in the hardest-hit provinces

December 7, 2016
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Health status two months after Hurricane Matthew, in the hardest-hit provinces

Report from Médecins Sans Frontières Published on 07 Dec 2016 — View Original Port-au-Prince – It has now been two months since Hurricane Matthew devastated southwest Haiti, and thousands of people are still without adequate food, safe drinking water and shelter. Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is concerned about the deterioration of living conditions, particularly...
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3 schools attacked and burned in the South

December 7, 2016
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3 schools attacked and burned in the South

Haiti Libre: The Ministry of Education says to be “Deeply concerned by the criminal attacks against schools in the South, notably in the national congregational schools St Joseph de Torbeck, Justin Lhérisson and Boisrond Tonnerre that were burnt…” The Ministry denounces and condemns these criminal acts that jeopardize ongoing efforts to allow children to...
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Emergency seed distributions help Haitian farmers grow for winter harvest

December 7, 2016
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Emergency seed distributions help Haitian farmers grow for winter harvest

Men and women line up to receive bags of planting seeds in Jeremie, Grand’Anse Department, one of the areas hit hardest by Hurricane Matthew. © FAO Hurricane Matthew struck blow to agriculture, 1.4 million people in need of food assistance 6 December 2016, Rome− With little time to lose to secure a winter harvest...
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How the U.S. Keeps Haiti Poor and Its Refugees Out with Selective, Racist Immigration Policies

December 7, 2016
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How the U.S. Keeps Haiti Poor and Its Refugees Out with Selective, Racist Immigration Policies

David Love - Demonstrators protest the government of President Michel Martelly in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Sunday, January. 24, 2016. (AP Photo / Dieu Nalio Chery)As the world’s first Black republic, Haiti holds a special place as the first nation in the Western hemisphere to abolish slavery. Haiti secured its freedom from slavery and colonial oppression...
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USAID announces grant to Notre Dame to support literacy in Haiti

December 7, 2016
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USAID announces grant to Notre Dame to support literacy in Haiti

More than 30,000 children will benefit from a grant awarded to the University of Notre Dame by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to improve early-grade literacy in Haiti. The grant is a part of a broader national campaign of the Haitian Catholic Church and its partners to improve literacy outcomes in 1,000...
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Haiti: Preliminary Results in Line with Data Collected by OAS Observation Mission

December 7, 2016
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Haiti: Preliminary Results in Line with Data Collected by OAS Observation Mission

November 29, 2016 The Electoral Observation Mission of the Organization of American States (EOM/OAS) in Haiti takes note of the preliminary results of the November 20 presidential election presented yesterday by the Electoral Provisional Council (CEP). The preliminary results show significant margins between the number of votes obtained by the candidates contesting the election...
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Guy Philippe, former coup leader wanted by US, wins Haiti senate seat- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

December 6, 2016
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Guy Philippe, former coup leader wanted by US, wins Haiti senate seat- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Guy Philippe, former coup leader wanted by US, wins Haiti senate seat The DEA’s decade-old arrest warrant accuses the rebel leader in 2004 coup d’état of cocaine trafficking and money laundering, charges Philippe has denied.Guy Philippe defeated all other candidates in second round of elections, held 20 November, for the south-western Grand Anse region....
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DEMOCRACY IS HYPOCRISY – CELESTIN – ARISTIDE – MOISE JEAN CHARLES & MORE

December 4, 2016
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DEMOCRACY IS HYPOCRISY – CELESTIN – ARISTIDE – MOISE JEAN CHARLES & MORE

DEC 4, 2016 These guys claim to be Patriots when they are really  spoilers. They don’t give a thought for the Nation’s welfare.
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Haiti cholera: UN chief apologises for first time over outbreak- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

December 4, 2016
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Haiti cholera: UN chief apologises for first time over outbreak- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

BBC.Com UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has for the first time apologised to the people of Haiti for the organisation’s role in a deadly cholera outbreak. Haiti was cholera-free until it was brought to the country by Nepalese peacekeepers in 2010. Since then the acute bacterial disease has killed around 10,000 people. Mr Ban,...
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FLASH – FLASH – FLASH

December 4, 2016
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FLASH – FLASH – FLASH

7:46 PM: Security vehicle in Jovenel motorcade fired on by 2 men on motorcycle in Petion-Ville. Several bullets stuck vehicle. No one injured.
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ARISTIDE – LAVALAS – CELESTIN – MOISE JEAN CHARLES MOVE TO PARALYSE HAITI MONDAY

December 4, 2016
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ARISTIDE – LAVALAS – CELESTIN – MOISE JEAN CHARLES MOVE TO PARALYSE HAITI MONDAY

December 4, 2016 Lavalas/Aristide move to block the Nation early Monday morning, cancelling airline traffic and blocking school attendance. All of this as Privert fires a CIMO PNH chief who was taking effective action against demonstration. Privert and MINUSTAH chief Honore give lip service to maintain law-and-order, while taking steps in  contravention to this...
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BANKS EXTEND $2,500,000 CREDIT TO TI LILLIANE – HOW WAS THIS JUSTIFIED? – ANY GUARANTORS???

December 4, 2016
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BANKS EXTEND $2,500,000 CREDIT TO TI LILLIANE – HOW WAS THIS JUSTIFIED? – ANY GUARANTORS???

December 3, 2016 Our banking system does not seem to conform with  accepted norms of banking. Some bank extensions of credit would see those involved jailed, if the crimes took place in Canada or the United States. The extensions of credit are not in the best interest of the shareholders, as some  banks act...
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BRIAN CONCANNON WINS 100 PINOCHIOS FOR THIS SHAMELESS WORK OF FICTION!! – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

December 3, 2016
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BRIAN CONCANNON WINS 100 PINOCHIOS FOR THIS SHAMELESS WORK OF FICTION!! – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Dear Friends, The Haiti Justice Update sent on Wednesday did not adequately acknowledge the problems with Haiti’s November 20 elections. Although we do believe the voting was an improvement over the October 25, 2015 elections, there were still significant problems with the voting that call the results into question, as we have documented on...
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PAID ARISTIDE TERRORISTS SMASH PROPERTY – CANNOT BE CALLED A POLITICAL DEMONSTRATION

December 2, 2016
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PAID ARISTIDE TERRORISTS SMASH PROPERTY – CANNOT BE CALLED A POLITICAL DEMONSTRATION

NARCISSE SPEECH Dec 1, 2016 For a third day Aristide/Lavalas terrorists have attacked our society. They promise worse for tomorrow. Police did their best to contain things as rock throwing thugs broke business and car windows. Some  were torched. Three people were killed. Several Lavalas terrorists were arrested only to be freed  by Lavalas...
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PORT-AU-PRINCE PREPARES TO BURN – WHERE IS MINUSTAH? – HONORE COMPLICIT IN DESTABILIZATION OF NATION

December 1, 2016
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PORT-AU-PRINCE PREPARES TO BURN – WHERE IS MINUSTAH? – HONORE COMPLICIT IN DESTABILIZATION OF NATION

SPEECH AUDIO HERE December 1, 2016 Aristide has called for a violent overthrow of the existing system, telling his supporters to fill bottles with gasoline for use as weapons. He also hint at the use of “Pere Lebrun,” his favorite tool, a gasoline-filled tire, slung around the victim’s neck – then lit with a...
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