Tag: Haitians In America

Valerie Cartright takes public service to new heights on New York Supreme Court
Haitians In America, Profiles

Valerie Cartright takes public service to new heights on New York Supreme Court

Growing up in Queens Village during the 1980s and 1990s, Valerie Cartright took careful note of the questions arising in the Haitian and larger Black communities: Questions, for instance, on their property rights when dealing with law enforcement.

Haitian-Americans await election results after strong showing at the polls
Elections, Latest News

Haitian-Americans await election results after strong showing at the polls

During Florida’s early voting period Oct. 19 to Nov. 1, Haitian-American voters often cited the fate of Temporary Protected Status (TPS) and Trump’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic among the leading reasons motivating them to vote. Those who said they voted for the president tended to care more about the economy over issues like immigration.

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