Saturday, August 18, 2018

Tag: Haiti

Virginia Missionary Slapped with 23-Year Sentence After...

A Virginia man who traveled to Haiti to groom and engage in illicit sexual activity with a minor has been sentenced to 23 years...

Florida Teacher Under Fire for Distasteful Rant...

A high school teacher in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. has been removed from the classroom pending an investigation into disparaging remarks he made to...

Immigrants Sue US Over End to Temporary...

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Trump administration's decision to end a program that lets immigrants from four countries live and work legally in the...

Chris Hayes Flabbergasted By Republican’s Gall In...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z31C6I9YUbg   Florida Rep. Matt Gaetz had plenty of critical things to say about the island nation of Haiti, but stopped short of condemning President Donald...

U.S. Removes Haiti from List of Nations...

The Trump administration has removed Haiti from a list of countries whose citizens are allowed to apply for low-skill work in the U.S. through...

Top 5 Stories You Missed While You...

After a report claimed Donald Trump referred to Haiti, El Salvador and African nations as “shithole countries", Don Lemon tears into him and...

Trump Ends Temporary Protective Status for Haitians,...

Baltimore City Councilman Kristerfer Burnett takes issues affecting Haitians in America personally. One would expect nothing less since his wife, Vanessa, is Haitian, and...

Garcelle Beauvais Talks Spider-Man, Interracial Love and...

As "Spider-Man: Homecoming" surpasses the $500 million box-office mark worldwide, veteran actress Garcelle Beauvais is happy to share in that success. Playing any role...

Wyclef Jean Talks Being ‘Bamboozled’ During His...

TV One’s flagship music series Unsung returns Sunday, July 9 with a spotlight on Wyclef Jean, probably its first ever solely featuring a Caribbean...

Jovenel Moïse Is Officially Confirmed as Haiti’s...

PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti — Following the declaration by the Office of the National Electoral that "it has not detected any massive fraud but...

Haitian ‘Adoptee’ Pens Heartbreaking Essay on Being...

Mariette Williams said her life was forever changed the day she was uprooted from her native home of Haiti and shipped to Canada to...

Haiti Moving Forward With Presidential Elections Despite...

PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti — Following the forced postponement of presidential elections in Haiti that were originally planned for Sunday, Oct.9, the Provisional Electoral...

Haiti’s Government Ramping Up for Redo Election...

Haiti’s embattled interim President Jocelerme Privert has ordered the country’s 5.8 million voters to the polls Oct. 9 to vote on a new president. Privert...

6 Countries That Grew Filthy Rich From...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SktC7VwHmJs&feature=youtu.be Slavery transformed America and European nations into an economic superpowers. American alone stole over $100 trillion worth of of forced labor. Here are 6...

Increasing Number of Haitian Migrants Returning from...

Since June 2015, an increasing number of migrants have been deported or have voluntarily returned to Haiti from DR. International Organization for Migration interviewed...

United States Halts Aid to Haiti, Denies...

The Obama administration on Thursday denied its suspension of electoral assistance to Haiti was for the sake of leverage after the island nation resolved...

U.S. Cuts Off Financial Assistance to Haiti...

The United States has decided to suspend financial assistance to Haiti's electoral officials as they redo a presidential vote marred by fraud. U.S. State Department...

Haitians Immigrate to Brazil, Find Acceptance There...

Manaus, Brazil — Halfway through the Olympic torch relay — a spectacle designed to unite Brazil behind Rio 2016 — torchbearer No. 35 lifted...

Congress: Obama Administration to Blame for Haitian...

A bipartisan group of 158 members of Congress has accused the Obama administration of a failure of leadership over the cholera scandal in Haiti,...

Haitian Presidential Candidate to Run Again During...

The top finisher in Haiti’s disputed presidential vote confirmed his participation Wednesday in a rerun of the first round, legitimizing the scheduled Oct. 9...

U.S. Ambassador to Haiti ‘Recognizes’ Interim President,...

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — The U.S. State Department's special coordinator for Haiti said Thursday that he recognizes Jocelerme Privert as the troubled country's interim...