Haitian Times Morning News Roundup

Haitian Times Morning News Roundup – Feb. 5

In New Orleans, Whispers of Haiti Become a Brassy Mardi Gras Shout

For this year’s Carnival season, the period of revelry before Lent, Ms. Chassagne and Mr. Butler, the Arcade Fire frontman, will highlight their adopted city’s Haitian connections with the kind of primer its residents readily understand: a raucous procession by the couple’s Haitian-themed Mardi Gras troupe, the Krewe du Kanaval. READ MORE

Haitian artists give everything to Jacmel carnival

The carnival is a huge occasion in Jacmel, as it gives artists in the city and its surrounding areas the chance to come together to show off their Haitian identity, and denounce slavery and inequality in the poorest country in the Western Hemisphere. READ MORE

 

Haitian Times

Haitian Times

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.
Haitian Times
Feb. 05, 2018

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *