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Drumming up resistance, worldwide and across centuries
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Drumming up resistance, worldwide and across centuries

Haitian drumming as a symbol of protests across the diaspora for centuries

Exploring Haitian Independence, the ‘original Black Lives Matter’ movement
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Exploring Haitian Independence, the ‘original Black Lives Matter’ movement

During the Jan. 18 forum, titled “1804: Haiti’s Independence and its Relevance Today,” Daut and other participants drew parallels between the Haitian Revolution and the current movements to eradicate social injustice and systemic inequality. It was the first in a series of free virtual forums The Haitian Times plans to host in 2021.

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