The Haitian Internet Newsletter

Google teams up with MIT to boost education in Haitian Kreyol

In recent years, MIT scholars have helped develop a whole lexicon of science and math terms for use in Haiti's Kreyòl language. Now a collaboration with Google is making those terms readily available to anyone -- an important step in the expansion of Haitian Kreyòl for education purposes.

Haitians lack respect for small business men and women who provide the services they need everyday

Many times, we Haitians, we lack respect for those who make sacrifices every day to make our lives more comfortable. We have NO respect for the small business men and women in Haiti. We belittle what they do for us everyday...

Haitian-Japanese Tennis Player Naomi Osaka visits Haiti

Naomi Osaka, the Haitian-Japanese tennis player who defeated tennis legend Venus Williams in Hong Kong is in Haiti visiting a school his parents build 20 years ago.

Haitian man sentenced to Death in Florida for killing his wife and 5 children

Haitian Florida man Mesac Damas, 41, has been sentenced to death for killing his wife and five children in Naples FL.

CHILE: Had it not been for Haiti, we would still be SLAVES of Spain, presidential candidate says

VIDEO: Candidate for president of Chile, Marco Enriquez Ominami, says: If it were not Haiti, we (Chileans) would still be slaves of Spain...

MIT-Haiti Initiative - Education in Haitian Kreyol

The MIT-Haiti Initiative is a movement to help Haitians learn in the language most of them speak at home, Kreyol...

The New Haitian Military will Parade the Streets of Port-au-Prince on 18 Novembre, Haitian Army Day, Are you Ready?

The new Haitian military is getting ready for a major parade in the streets of Port-au-Prince on 18 November 2017, Haitian Armed Forces Day, according to a credible news source.

11:30 p.m. in Haiti and the church down the street is still having services

It's 11:30 PM, can you imagine? There is a church service happening at this time of night... 11:30 at night in Haiti, and people are piled up in there singing loudly. I cannot understand how this works.

Why do Haitians consider old people "LOUGAROU"?

When I was growing up in Haiti, virtually every old lady in the neighborhood was considered a DYAB, a LOUGAROU.... I am older now and things haven't changed that much.

Tips for Storing Your Vitamins: Not in the Kitchen, NOT in the bathroom!

If you are like me, you store your vitamins in the kitchen cabinet or in the bathroom. I just found out, these are the two worse places to store your vitamins and supplement.