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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.

Haitian Culture vs. Haitian Ignorance : NOT everything we Haitians do is "Culture"

There are many things that we Haitians consider culture but when other people look at us doing these things, they see it as pure ignorance. Are we right? Are they wrong?

Haitian-Americans, are you saving money for College or for your Retirement? Read this...

I know many Haitian-Americans who will not agree with this statement but... No matter your net worth, you should never put college savings ahead of retirement... Why? Keep reading...

Haiti has a serious human resource problem, a government official once told me

A friend of mine, a high-ranking official in the Haitian government once told me Haiti has a serious human resource problem. He explains...

Haitian-Canadian Dominique Anglade becomes Deputy Premier in Quebec

Dominique Anglade, daughter of Haitian Professor Georges Anglade, had just been appointed Vice Prime Minister in Quebec (vice premier ministre au Québec).

Bishop Max Leroy Mesidor, new Metropolitan Archbishop of Port-au-Prince

On Saturday 07 Oct 2917, Pope Francis appointed Monseigneur Max Leroy Mesidor metropolitan archbishop of Port-au-Prince.

Haitian man from Cite Soley donates 10,000 gourdes toward Reconstruction of Haiti National Palace

34 year old Cite Soley resident Steve Colin donated 10,000 gourdes to the Haitian government for the reconstruction of the Haiti National Palace destroyed during the January 2010 earthquake. A Haitian act to rebuild a Haitian symbol, he says...

UTFO Roxanne, Roxanne : Did you know Old School Rapper KANGOL Kid is Haitian?

Way back, Before Wyclef Jean, there was another hip-hop superstar named Kangol Kid from the old-school hip hop group Untouchable Force Organization (U.T.F.O.); Did you know that he is Haitian? I just found out...

Haiti Mayor Gabriel Fortune says: RADIO Kiskeya is a Propagandist Radio Station

Live in her afternoon news program on Radio Kiskeya, Liliane Pierre Paul reported that Les Cayes city mayor Gabriel Fortune accused her radio station of being a propagandist radio station that was tied under the table of the Privert Interim Government.

Mackenzy Noze, Haitian in Norwich Connecticut going to prison car crash insurance fraud scheme

Mackenzy Noze is the name of a Haitian citizen in Norwich Connecticut was sentenced Monday in U.S. District Court to 48 months in prison for his role in staging car accidents in order to defraud automobile insurance companies.