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How Haiti became the first country before Britain to abolish slavery after revolt How Haiti became the first country before Britain to abolish slavery after revolt

Read this from Face2Face Africa... Long before the British abolished slave trade in 1833, the first slave trade came to an end due to political and other kinds of events, particularly the Haitian revolution in 1791. Men and women sold into slavery revolted against the system to obtain their

The World Cup 2018 Song/Video you probably didn't know was Haitian The World Cup 2018 Song/Video you probably didn't know was Haitian

Have you heard the Official Telemundo song for the 2018 FIFA World Cup? Did you know the music itself is by a famous Haitian DJ? Watch the music video for "Positivo," Official Telemundo song for the 2018 FIFA World Cup, by Colombian reggaeton singer J Balvin and Haitian DJ and songwriter Michael

SCOOP: US Embassy in Haiti warms US citizens against traveling trough Martissant SCOOP: US Embassy in Haiti warms US citizens against traveling trough Martissant

The American Citizen Services Unit at the US Embassy of the United States in Port-au-Prince has just issued a warning to US citizens travelling through the Martissant area... ACS Port-au-Prince @ACSPAP tweets : Security Alert - U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti - May 16 Location: Route National 2

Little Haiti activists plan to Protest Sweet Micky's Flag Day Performance Little Haiti activists plan to Protest Sweet Micky's Flag Day Performance

Haitian activists in Little Haiti Florida are planing to protest a performance by Sweet Micky at a Haitian culture celebration happening at the Little Haiti Cultural Complex this Flag Day, May 18th 2018. "We don't want him in Little Haiti," said Marleine Bastien, Executive Director of Fanm Ayisyen

A 'Little Haiti' District Is Coming to New York City A 'Little Haiti' District Is Coming to New York City

Very soon, Haitians in New York City will have their own "Little Haiti," coming to the Flatbush section of Brooklyn in the form of the "Little Haiti Business and Cultural District." Brooklyn is home to the largest community of Haitian-Americans in the United States outside of Florida, so why not

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Glissement de terrain Carrefour Feuilles Haiti akoz tout lapli ki tonbe yo - Environment Glissement de terrain Carrefour Feuilles Haiti akoz tout lapli ki tonbe yo - Environment

Gade photo saa... Message Protection Civile : Un glissement de terrain est survenu tôt ce matin (04 Mai 2018) à Carrefour-Feuilles...

PHOTO: Haiti Prison, Inmates Sleeping Like Sardines PHOTO: Haiti Prison, Inmates Sleeping Like Sardines

Look at this photo... Inmates sleeping like sardines in a Haitian prison. Whatever you do, don't go to prison in Haiti. Watch the video: Haiti...

Rumor spread on Social Media Haitian Dr. Pascal Dabel performed surgery on First Lady Melania Trump Rumor spread on Social Media Haitian Dr. Pascal Dabel performed surgery on First Lady Melania Trump

Look at this photo... Rumor spread on Social Media that Haitian nephrologist Pascal Dabel performed kinney surgery on First Lady Melania Trump...

Insecurity in Haiti Insecurity in Haiti

Every time something bad happens anywhere in the entire Republic of Haiti, the media talks about "insecurity in Haiti." If two "bouretye" fight over...

Does Kanye West know about the Haitian Revolution? Does Kanye West know about the Haitian Revolution?

Kanye West said: "When you hear about slavery for 400 years," he said. "For 400 years? That sounds like a choice. Does Kanye West know about the...