Haiti France Reparations Controversy

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Haiti was forced to make massive reparations to French slaveholders in order to receive French recognition as an independent nation and end the Haiti's political and economic isolation.

These payments, an estimated $22 Billion, permanently affected Haiti's economy and wealth.


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Haiti is not in debt, Haiti is a creditor, it is France which owes Haiti money

France has probably never forgiven Haiti for the tens of thousands of slaves who rose up in the armed uprising that led to history's first abolition...


Haiti Kreyol - Kijan yo di "Ipokrit Yo Sezi" an Francais? W-a sezi tande sa... LOL

Haitien toujou ap di "Ipokrit yo sezi" men èske nou konnen kijan yo di "Ipokrit yo sezi" an Francais??? Hmmmm??? W-a sezi tande...


A Creole conversation between two Hospital employees in Montreal triggers an Investigation

Two Haitian employees of the Rivière-des-Prairies Hospital in Montreal sometimes talk to each other in Haitian Creole rather than exclusively...


Poukisa edikasyon Haiti fet an Francais? Timoun yo kapab aprann pi byen an KREYOL...

Diskisyon sou radio Signal FM jodi-a: Chak timoun ta dwe fe edikasyon fomel li nan lang manman li... Ou ka aprann pi byen si ou pase pa lang...


40 Acres and a Mule for each Haitian Family of Ex-Slaves LOL...

In January 1865 U.S. Civil War General William Sherman ordered that former slaves be given 40 acres and a mule for each family... How did this end...


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