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Haiti Kanaval 2020 - All carnival floats in Haiti burned down by protesters

Some people are seriously acting against Carnival in Haiti this year. All of the carnival floats (chars) parked in Sylvio Cator Stadium in Port-au-Prince Haiti where burned down by armed protesters Wednesday, Feb 19 2020. more »

Five Haitian police officers fired after setting fire at Champs de Mars carnival stands

The directorate of the Haitian National Police Force has just fired five police officers and more will be fired after a violent incident in Champs de Mars where police set ablaze Carnival stands. more »

Very soon you will need 100 Haitian good for one U.S. dollar

The Haitian Gourde vs The US Dollar The value of the Haitian currency is getting closer and closer to 100 gourdes for one US dollar. On Monday it was being exchanged at 95 gourdes for one US dollar. more »

Haitians in the diaspora are paranoid over everything what is happening in Haiti

Have you noticed that Haitians in the diaspora are paranoid over everything that is happening in Haiti while they seem to pay no attention to all the crimes being reported in the Disapora city they live in? more »

FLASH: Protesting police officers in Haiti burn down Carnival stands

A group of Haitian police officers protesting for their rights decided to step on the rights of Haitian carnival goers by burning down Carnival stands that was set up for Carnival in Port-au-Prince. more »

Pran medsinn sou kont pentad mawon, ki sa sa vle di?

M ap pale yon koze ak manman m, li di mwen m ap pran medsinn sou kont pentad mawon. Ki sa sa vle di menm? more »

People who love you are so afraid for you they won't let you try anything new

How many times have you stopped yourself at trying something new just because someone you trust, someone you love tells you you can't do it or you shouldn't do that? more »

15 Haitian children die in a fire at an orphanage in Fermathe

Terrible news from Haiti... 15 children has died as a result of a fire at an orphanage in Fermathe Haiti Thursday, February 13, around 9 o'clock in the evening. more »

Kidnapping on the rise in Haiti, what is up with that?

Coralie and Nicolas Moscoso - Kidnapped by Clifford Brandt? It's been a while since anyone heard about kidnappings in Haiti but, lately, news of kidnappings have resurfaces in the country, in places you wouldn't believe. more »

If you are lost, Follow this tiny path and it will lead you to the other side

A tiny path in a savannah somewhere in Haiti Sometimes you have no idea where you are going in life. You find yourself lost, in the middle of nowhere. And suddenly you see little path, a light at the end of the tunnel. Follow it. It leads anywhere but where you are right now. more »