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Ten books linking Haiti, Haitians to US history for your BHM library
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Ten books linking Haiti, Haitians to US history for your BHM library

Haiti and Haitians have influenced American history and culture significantly through the centuries.

Experts: Teach younger Haitian-Americans to fight stubborn stereotypes
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Experts: Teach younger Haitian-Americans to fight stubborn stereotypes

Stories of Haitian-American youth being called names, taunted or assaulted because of their ethnicity go as far back as Haitians have been coming to the United States en masse. However, while being subjected to negative stereotypes is part of the immigrant experience, parents and caregivers should proactively teach their youngsters how to react, experts and Haitian-Americans say.

US weapons sale, $12 million for Haiti police raises “troubling questions”
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US weapons sale, $12 million for Haiti police raises “troubling questions”

US Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA) has condemned Cherizier and the government’s inaction, pointing the finger at the Trump administration’s unconditional support for the Haitian government. “There is no real concern for the plight of the Haitians, whether they are being beaten and killed by the president of Haiti,” she told The Post. “As long as the president is in our pockets, everything is okay.”