Haiti Earthquake: 10 Years Later

On earthquake anniversary, Brooklyn Haitians seek to remember, reflect, rebuild

By Sam Bojarski and Leonardo March

For Jean “Sky” Menesky Magloire, the trauma of Jan. 12, 2010 still lingers —  as it does for Haitian diaspora communities throughout the world. Magloire was in the U.S. at the time of the 7.0-magnitude earthquake in Haiti,  but he watched in horror as the calamity unfolded. 

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Sam Bojarski

Sam Bojarski

Sam Bojarski has been covering Haiti and its diaspora for The Haitian Times since 2018. He is currently covering New York's Haitian community as a Report for America corps member.
Sam Bojarski
Jan. 13, 2021