Haitian Times

Haitian Community Awaits Trump Administration TPS Decision, Calls to Renew Persist
New York, News

Haitian Community Awaits Trump Administration TPS Decision, Calls to Renew Persist

By Wyatt Massey

In anticipation of the upcoming decision from the Trump Administration regarding Haiti’s Temporary Protected Status (TPS) designation, a coalition of elected officials, community groups, labor, and advocates came together on May 16 during a rally at Foley Square to demand the Trump Administration stop the threat of mass deportation by extending TPS for Haitians.

Haitian Times Morning News Roundup – May 22
Haitian Times Morning News Roundup

Haitian Times Morning News Roundup – May 22

Five dead, 19 missing after Haiti rains, flooding: officials Five people were killed and 19 went missing after torrential rains and flooding hit Haiti, its Department of Civil Protection said on Thursday. Streams, rivers and ravines overflowed causing the casualties and some damage to infrastructure, the government authority said in a statement. Nineteen fishermen were…

NYC Mayor Pens Op-ed Calling for Renewal of Haiti TPS
Opinion

NYC Mayor Pens Op-ed Calling for Renewal of Haiti TPS

By Mayor Bill de Blasio As the proud Mayor of one of the largest Haitian communities in the United States, I am once again calling on the Department of Homeland Security to extend Temporary Protected Status to Haiti. While conditions in Haiti remain unstable, the Trump administration is aggressively deporting people. Temporary Protected Status for…

Haitian Times Morning News Roundup – May 16
Haitian Times Morning News Roundup

Haitian Times Morning News Roundup – May 16

Haitians rally in Orlando as deadline to extend immigration protections nears Almost 2,000 people crowded into the Eglise Baptiste Philadelphie d’Orlando church last weekend to demand that President Donald Trump expand immigration protections for Haitians who fear they may be deported. At Saturday’s rally in Orlando, organizers played a clip of Trump visiting Miami’s Little…

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