The holiday season is officially here with the available shopping days slowly dwindling down as the 25th fast approaches. Here are some of Haitian Times favorite stocking stuffers and gifts for your loved ones who love all things Haitian.
By Amanda Rosenblatt
New York, with Manhattan as the culinary centerpiece, is of course teeming with great Haitian food restaurants. The entire tristate area is no exception, but sometimes we forget about the hidden gems outside of the New York metro area. Here are three great New Jersey Haitian eateries to check out.
By Daniella Bien-Aime Daniella Bien-Aime is the founder of the Bien-Aime Post, a digital platform that focuses on business, leadership, education, and social media, within the context of the Haitian diaspora and Haiti. You can follow her on Twitter @dbienaime. Have you noticed that on social media, when it comes to people who are highlighted…
What led you to pursue your career?
It was passion that led me to my career; passion that was nurtured and not allowed to wither.
I am forever grateful to those who fed those small flames. I have always loved science and its methods of discovery. Even at a young age, I dismantled toys and discarded devices seeking to comprehend their inner workings. The toys were most often mine but at times they were those of my siblings. Nurturing this inner passion was the encouragement of my parents. They taught us to value all learning and knowledge, whether in the art and letters, in politics, history, biology or astronomy.
By Vania Andre
March is Women’s History Month. Take a look at these six Haitian-American women who are sure to earn their place in history for their work in the Haitian community and in their respective fields.
By Farah Louis
Florida is home to the largest population of Haitians outside of the small island nation. Take a look below at some of the leading Haitian American politicians in Florida working for the Haitian Diaspora in Florida.
By Tadia Toussaint
Haitian history has a uniquely tragic and colorful history. From the independence of the country from the French, to the devastating earthquake in 2010, these seven books give readers a glimpse into some of the major events shaping Haitian history.