Haitian Times Morning News Roundup

Haitian Times Morning News Roundup – Jan. 12

Trump Questions Why Immigrants From Haiti And Other ‘Shithole’ Countries Are In The US

In bluntly vulgar language, President Donald Trump questioned Thursday why the U.S. would accept more immigrants from Haiti and “shithole countries” in Africa rather than places like Norway, as he rejected a bipartisan immigration deal, according to people briefed on the extraordinary Oval Office conversation. READ MORE

You Can’t Tell The Story Of The US Without Telling The Story Of Haiti

The US government’s interests in Haiti existed decades prior to US occupation in 1915. US President Woodrow Wilson sent Marines to Haiti to restore order — and the US occupied the island nation until 1934. READ MORE 

Anderson Cooper: People Of Haiti Have Withstood More Than Our President Ever Has

Anderson Cooper delivered an emotional tribute and defense of Haiti after President Donald Trump’s remarks referring to Haiti and some nations in Africa as “shithole countries.” READ MORE

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The Haitian Times was founded in 1999 as a weekly English language newspaper based in Brooklyn, NY.The newspaper is widely regarded as the most authoritative voice for Haitian Diaspora.
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Jan. 12, 2018

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