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On Oct. 13, eight Haitian Americans were honored at the 2nd Annual Creole Image Honors Award Ceremony. Haitian Times’ Fabiola Jean chatted with the event organizers to get an inside look into the makings of the award ceremony.
Haitian Times Morning News Roundup
Haiti Haiti Provides Update On Death Toll From Earthquake PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti ( CMC) — Haiti said 18 people have now been confirmed dead following the 5.9 magnitude earthquake that rocked the French-speaking Caribbean Community (Caricom) country on October 6. The Directorate of Civil Protection (DPC), in its latest revised statement, said that 580...
PetroCaribe, Warped Lens
Jean Henry Ceant By Garry Pierre-Pierre Over the weekend, the Haitian parliament voted overwhelmingly for Jean Henry Ceant to lead as the country’s ne...
Haitians In America
Haitians In America
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PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti ( CMC) — Haiti said 18 people have now been confirmed dead following the 5.9 magnitude earthquake that rocked the French-speaking Caribbean Community (Caricom) country on October 6. The Directorate of Civil Protection (DPC), in its latest revised statement, said that 580 people were injured up from the last figure of...
Miami police made an arrest in one of two burglaries last month at a Little Haiti electrical supply shop. Detectives say Kriston Leandrew Kelly, 28, is responsible for the Sept. 1 burglary at Rexel Electric Supply, located at 6767 NE 4th Ave. The store was also robbed on Sept. 3, but no arrests have been...
ARTS & CULTURE
Arts & Culture
2018 Neustadt International Prize for Literature laureate Edwidge Danticat thanked a variety of people Thursday night as she accepted her award in the Molly Shi Boren Ballroom on the OU campus: other authors, her husband and children, Neustadt jurors and World Literature Today staff. But her most profound gratitude was reserved for her parents. “I...
Haitian-Japanese tennis star Naomi Osaka has gained widespread attention and admiration in the Haitian community. On Saturday, 20-year-old Osaka defeated her childhood idol Serena Williams during the U.S. Open Women’s Final. Here are five things to know about the tennis star bringing pride to Haitians across the world.
Latest News, Tech
With a few clicks on a computer, Haitian entrepreneurs will now be able to share their services and businesses worldwide through SevisPlus, an online marketplace where users can find creative and professional services that launched this summer.
HEALTH & SCIENCE
Health & Science
The cost of healthcare in rural Haiti was found to vary widely, even inside the same health organization. A pioneering cost accounting system co-developed by Robert Kaplan was called in to determine the cause. A few years ago, the Boston-based nonprofit health care organization Partners in Health (PIH) set out to quantify the cost of primary care for its...
BEAUTY & STYLE
Beauty & Style, Latest News
From start to finish and from fashion to food, the Pyer Moss SS19 fashion show was a statement of Black culture. An all-black choir, dressed in white robes, sang spiritual hymns as adult and child models floated down in the runway in white pieces and afros like Black angels. “Be real Black for me,” sang the choir, urging a full, unapologetic and authentic representation of blackness.
Discovering Haitian Culture One Sentence at a Time: A Translator’s Journey in the Radio Haiti Archive
“What do you know about Haiti?“ asked Laura during my interview in September 2017. I knew it was a Caribbean country where Creole was spoken; I knew it had suffered a devastating earthquake almost a decade ago; and I knew it struggled economically. And that was about all I knew.
Editor’s Note: This is a sponsored article and was not written by Haitian Times’ staff. There aren’t many things in the world that have had such a profound impact on daily life as smartphones. In fact, for many people smartphones are an extension of themselves. They use them multiple times a day for work and...
Beauty & Style, Montreal
Haitian American men’s stylist Paul is an androgynous women who began specializing in menswear and men’s styling when a friend noticed that she showed avid interest in the medium. Styled By Paulwas borne out of this newfound passion, as the Montreal-based stylist sought to build a brand that works beyond the fashion industry by highlighting the...
By Garry Pierre-Pierre A few months after Jean Bertrand Aristide was ousted as president of Haiti following a bloody coup d’etat on September 30, 1991, something amazing happened. A seemingly spontaneous right-wing opposition movement sprung out of nowhere. The name of the group was Revolutionary Front Armed for the Progress of Haiti (FRAPH). Its leader...
Haiti international Derrick Etienne scored his fourth goal of the Major League Soccer season to help New York Red Bulls to a comfortable win while Reggae Boy Alvas Powell netted his second goal of the campaign, in a losing outcome for Portland Timbers on Saturday. Playing at the Red Bull Arena in New Jersey, the...
“And I have been a constant example of how you can help those in need by working hard. You should remember the words of the Lord Jesus: ‘It is more blessed to give than to receive.'” Acts 20:35 There’s a saying that goes, “When someone has been given much, much will be required in return.”...
Sen. Carlucci has always been there for Spring Valley and the Haitian community. As a Haitian-American and Spring Valley Trustee, I have seen firsthan...
Elections, Latest News
In an interview with Haitian Times, James said voters should focus on what the state’s attorney general can do to oppose many of the worst policies th...
Elections, Latest News, New York
Pierre, born in Haiti and raised in the Flatbush area, has worked ardently to promote and encourage increased political engagement within the Haitian-...
Elections, Latest News, South Florida
Daphne Campbell, Miami’s scandal-plagued and sole Haitian-American state legislator, is out in District 38 — and wealthy former prosecutor Jason Pizzo...
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Haitian culture has significantly impacted American culture, food, music, entertainment and more; now, let it enhance your Instagram timeline. If you'...
Editorial, Latest News
Williams, her running mate needs no introduction here. He is a brawler and in the street vernacular, a real brother. He is a principled leader who compromises little on his fundamental beliefs of right and wrong. Few leaders in Brooklyn have embraced the Haitian community like he has. He is a reliable ally who has delivered for us over and over.