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Haitian-American Assemblywoman Bichotte Becomes First Woman To Head Brooklyn Democratic Party

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

Kreyòl Essence/ABC Shark Tank For the last few years, its been a pleasure getting to know, support, and watch the growth of Yve-Car Momperousse, and Stephane Jean-Baptiste, the co-founders of Haitian beauty brand Kreyòl Essence. Yve-Car Momperousse & Stephane Jean-Baptiste On January 12th, which marks the 10th anniversary of the tragic earthqua

When frustration is released the proper way, and dealt with in a constructive manner, it can actually lead to great things! Fashionista Genevieve Angelique noticed that there wasn’t a platform for people of color in the Boston area to stay abridge of events and discuss events that affected him, so she created Lagos Days, Paris Nights, a blog. The b

Singer-songwriter and guitarist Mikaelle Cartright was born in New York, and grew up in Haiti, and currently resides in New York. Her low-key jazzy style and her sensuous voice will have you believe that she took voice and singing lessons from an assortment of singing greats like Sarah Vaughan, Etta Jones, Nancy Harrow, and Dina Washington. Kreyoli

Bel is one-half of the Canadian Jazz duo known as Bel and Quinn. The Canada-born singer-songwriter and her sister-partner has wrestled with depression to become of the hottest acts on the Canadian scene. Read our exchange below! Kreyolicious: You’re a Canadian of Haitian descent. What was it like growing up with that dual identity?Bel: It’s somethi

Mikaelle Cartright has a voice that’s like tropical silk. The New York-born, singer-songwriter has a jazzy style that recalls the styles of singers like Anita Baker with a little hint of Shirley Bassey. How did she develop her jazzy style? What role do her parents play in her support system as a singer-songwriter? Read on to find out. Kreyolicious:

Josh X is bringing back the man in romance and the love in R&B with his song “Promise”. But his attempt at reviving the sweet R&B of past groups like Hi-Five, Shai didn’t start with that song. The spiritually-focused lush ballad “Heaven on My Mind” has that distinction. Already, the legendary Stevie Wonder has recognized that Josh X has a l

Skank Dollar is a survivor, however you’d like to interpret the word. He’s the Brooklyn native who raps about the life that he’s known. One of his career-defining collections Live from Da Trap, gives personal-diary-like details of life as he sees it. Prior to that work, he put out The New York Times Tape 1, a concept mix tape with each song symboli

Bloomfield college graduate and broadcast journalism professional Yvana Romelus is a star on Youtube. She deserves the status. Her videos chronicling her dating life, her fashion sense, and life as a twenty-something in New Jersey has earned her Thee Mademoiselle Youtuber channel more than 400,000 views. Youtuber Thee Mademoiselle talked about the