Haitian Times Morning News Roundup

Haitian Times Daily Roundup – Feb. 26

Haitian President Jovenel Moïse: What Oxfam’s ugly scandal reveals about aid and power in Haiti

Reports have surfaced of Oxfam staff in 2011 arranging ‘sex parties’ and hiring prostitutes, while either coercing or bullying low-wage local staff, including drivers, into complicity. We have also learned that the regional director involved had apparently engaged in similar conduct in Chad a few years earlier and, instead of being fired, was sent to manage activities in another country — ours. READ MORE

Detroit lecture to focus on legacy of Haitian revolution

The legacy of the Haitian revolution and poetry inspired by it is the theme of a lecture at Wayne State University in celebration of Black History Month. 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.
Haitian Times
Feb. 26, 2018

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