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PHOTO: Haiti Pays Lock - Haitian Police vs a group of Protesters

Here is the scene at Carrefour Aeroport, Delmas, Haiti, on a day of Peyi Lock. this time people are complaining about...

New day of ''peyi lok'' in Port-au-Prince and some provincial towns

Haiti is in Peyi Lock mode once again... All activities were stalled on Monday, September 16th in the metropolitan area of Port-au-Prince and in...

PHOTO: Haiti Pays Lock - Tires burning at Carrefour Aeroport, Delmas Haiti

Look at this photo, Port-au-Prince was in Pays Lock mode on Monday September 17 2019. Tires were burning at Carrefour...

Haitian School teacher complains his paycheck is worth half its values from few years back

As the U.S. Dollar goes up in value in Haiti, so does everything else except a teacher's salary. A Haitian School teacher complains that his...

Fact: Many Haitian-Americans are addicted to debt and they don't even realize it

Growing up in a country that has nothing, sometimes you come to America and you find yourself addicted to buying unnecessary things on credit. I...

500,000 barrels of fuel will arrive in Haiti by Monday, Prime Minister said

"We are in the process of finalizing a new order of 500,000 barrels for the three petroleum products," Prime Minister Jean Michel Lapin confirmed...

Consumers in Haiti complain fuel pumps are selling gas in the black market

There is a strange situation happening in Haiti right now. Fuel pumps refilled with gasoline diesel one day are said to be empty the next day...

3 Haitians die in Port-au-Prince flood water on a Tap-Tap

3 Haitian citizens fell to their deaths from the back of a tap-tap after flood water took them away in Port-au-Prince Haiti. According to eye...

School opens today in Haiti - School directors complain, not even a paint job!

School opens this Monday everywhere in Haiti. Many school directors are complaining about the conditions of the schools... School Directors say...

Language question

Hello, I have a simple question. I am a fantasy novel writer, and in my current work, one of my characters is Haitian. She and her husband live in...

Messages and comments from our readers...

Cost of living going up in Haiti due to two main factors: The value of the US Dollar and Insecurity Cost of living going up in Haiti due to two main factors: The value of the US Dollar and Insecurity

Cost of living (La Vie Cher) in Haiti has been going up a ramp and some people say it is because of not just one but two main factors: The US Dollar...

Getting a Dominican Visa in Haiti is getting more and more difficult Getting a Dominican Visa in Haiti is getting more and more difficult

The lines are getting longer in front of the Consulate of the Dominican Republic in Port-au-Prince for Haitains wanting a visa to travel to the...

My old Haitian father swears Haiti would be better off with the old Haitian Army Les Forces Armees d'Haiti (FADH) My old Haitian father swears Haiti would be better off with the old Haitian Army Les Forces Armees d'Haiti (FADH)

"Sou lame, bagay sa yo patap pase" -- under the old Haitian army, these things would not be happening -- My old Haitian father said watching all the...

Haitian Photo Stories...

Yon plat mayi moulen, sos pwa ak legim san vyann Yon plat mayi moulen, sos pwa ak legim san vyann

Look at this nice dish of Haitian food: Corn meal with beans sauce and legume which consists of eggplant, spinach, cabbage, carrots, no meat. Add to...

PHOTO: Haiti Pays Lock - Haitian Police vs a group of Protesters PHOTO: Haiti Pays Lock - Haitian Police vs a group of Protesters

Here is the scene at Carrefour Aeroport, Delmas, Haiti, on a day of Peyi Lock. this time people are complaining about the lack ot gasoline and...

The System in Haiti: A system of Apartheid worse than Apartheid in South Africa The System in Haiti: A system of Apartheid worse than Apartheid in South Africa

A Haitian professor argues that the system in Haiti us pure Apartheid, except, it is worse than Apartheid that existed in South Africa. Read the...