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Guest Post: Creole, The Second Language Of Cuba

Written by Jessica Laguerre  It’s no secret that Haiti our beautiful island and country has been found in the history of so many other nations around the world. It’s not with prejudice or without calculated reasoning that we proclaim Haiti “to rich to be poor”. Whether the influence is of music, and dance, spices, food, and war, it can be said that

President Donald Trump, with members of the coronavirus task force, delivers remarks during a press briefing at the White House in Washington, March 16, 2020. President Donald Trump, with members of the coronavirus task force, delivers remarks during a press briefing at the White House in Washington, March 16, 2020. Shawn Thew/EPA via Shutterstock

A Korean Air flight attendant who worked on flights out of Los Angeles International Airport was diagnosed Wednesday in South Korea with coronavirus. The flight attendant 24,  worked for flights between LAX and Seoul, South Korea, on Feb. 19 and 20, according to several South Korean media outlets. The woman had also serviced a flight from Tel Aviv,

Plusieurs centaines de personnes, dont des policiers, des motards, des hommes armés et encagoulés ont manifesté dans les rues de Delmas, de Port-au-Prince et à la lisière de Pétion-Ville, mercredi 19 février 2020. Les manifestants ont tiré en l’air sur leur parcours, saisi les clés de voitures privées pour en faire des barrages, endommagé des véhic

[ Sponsored ] The Orlando Caribbean Festival (O.C.F.), one of the most high-profile cultural festival in Central Florida, has a reputation for bringing out in big Afro & Caribbean artists from different islands ALL on ONE stage, and this year will be no exception. Exactly one month away, the 9th annual Spring Break edition returns on Saturday,

Photo: Kelly Wilkinson, AP On Friday, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Art Crime Team announced the repatriation of over 450 cultural and historical artifacts to the Republic of Haiti, marking the largest repatriation of art from the United State to Haiti to date. Representatives from the United States Embassy in Port-au-Prince, the United

Rose-Marie Louis, a staff worker at the Orphanage of the Church of Bible Understanding, holds her head amid the charred children’s home, including the unrecognizable body of a child marked by a yellow piece of paper, bottom right, in Kenscoff, on the outskirts of Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Friday, Feb. 14, 2020. A fire swept through this orphanage run

In a world of rising and frightening statistics on the number of unemployed (and unemployable) young people in the world, few people have succeeded in helping others attain financial stability. Here, we find a young Haitian who has successfully raised others into financial independence and, as a result, has opened the door to a massive entrepreneur

Assemblywoman and new Brooklyn Democratic Party Chair Rodneyse Bichotte, center, with her The Shirley Chisholm Democratic Club following the historical vote. Rodneyse Bichotte made history as the first woman to head the Brooklyn Democratic Party on Monday night. Haitian-American New York State Assemblywoman Rodneyse Bichotte is the new Kings County

From modeling to acting to being a cast on "The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills," Garcelle Beauvais is excited about this new chapter of her life and refers to it as her midlife crisis.​ There have been new additions to the cast of the reality TV show, "The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills," season 10. The American actress, Garcelle Beauvais, alon...

PIH was founded in Haiti more than 30 years ago and is known in Haiti as Zanmi Lasante. The team opened University Hospital in Mirebalais in 2013, in collaboration with Haiti’s Ministry of Health. The 300-bed teaching hospital is home to residency programs in internal and family medicine, pediatrics, surgery, obstetrics and gynecology, neurology, n