PORT-AU-PRINCE, HAITI – Haitian Times was in attendance for the 12th edition of the PAP Jazz International Festival. After a week of concerts in the capital with extraordinary headliners the Port-au-Prince International Jazz Festival wrapped up its 12th edition on Jan. 27 with a celebration on the beach of Decameron Indigo Resort and Spa. Here’s a snippet of…
On Tuesday, immigrant rights leader Jean Montrevil was deported to Haiti after residing in the United States for over three decades. He came to the U.S. from Haiti with a green card in 1986 at the age of 17. During the height of the crack epidemic, he was convicted of possession of cocaine and sentenced…
Fabiola Jean, host of Gab w/ Fab, talks with Conference Chair Monalisa Ferarri and attendee Nadege Fleurimond about the conference and hopes for the years to come.
On Oct. 8, ten Haitian Americans were honored at an award ceremony in Passaic, NJ for their achievements in their respective fields. The first annual Creole Image Honors presented awards to: Wil Sylvince, a comedian and actor; Bergeson Leneus, president of the East Orange Board of Education; Stephan B. Durand, world-renowned chef; Hon. Sybil M….
On Sept. 2, Kreyol La won the first ever Haitian Labor Day Fest competition. Venus International Productions, Harmon Linder & Rogowsky, and Madame Gougouse hosted the annual musical showcase on Sept. 2 Eisenhower Park on Long Island. This was the first year the annual festival featured a contest between the bands and performers, where the winner took home $10,000.
Fabiola Jean chats with Christian Fombrun, commercial director of Decameron Haiti Resort & Spa, the first all-inclusive resort in Haiti.
In this episode of Gab w/ Fab, Fabiola Jean talks entrepreneurship, fashion and community engagement with Groomed Success founder Jeff Lindor.
On this edition of Independent Sources Garry Pierre-Pierre speaks to sociologists Dr. Lawrence Johnson and Dr. Alex S. Vitale about the rise of the warrior cop mentality within police forces around the country and whether or not there can be reform.