Haitian folk singer who had sharp words for politicians dies in Miami Beach

Joseph Emmanuel “Manno” Charlemagne, whose acerbic folk songs about Haitian politics kept him in exile — often in South Florida — for much of his life, died Sunday in a Miami Beach hospital where he was being treated for cancer. READ MORE

Do Black Lives Matter in the immigrant rights movement?

Black migrants are stuck in an ironic position of simultaneous hyper-visibility and invisibility. Black people, migrant and American-born, are more likely than any other population to be arrested, convicted, and imprisoned in the US criminal enforcement system. READ MORE

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