Marteen Boute

Recent Haitian Newsletter Articles...

New Year 2018, I have this gut feeling that something great is about to happen New Year 2018, I have this gut feeling that something great is about to happen

I did not want to let the day go by without wishing you a happy new year 2018. I have a feeling it's going to be a great year for me and you. Sometimes, you don't even know what's going to happen or how it's going to end but you just have this gut feeling that something great is about to happen. I

Destination Chile - Young Haitians don't really want to leave Haiti, they need JOBS Destination Chile - Young Haitians don't really want to leave Haiti, they need JOBS

A young man in my neighborhood wanted nothing more than to leave the country, go to Chile. Suddenly he changed his mind. What happened? "I thought you went to Chile," I told the young man whom I had not seen for a while. He replied: "Oh no far from it... I never wanted to leave the

Haiti - Route Belladere (Department Centre) bloke matin Vendredi 16 Fevrier 2018 la Haiti - Route Belladere (Department Centre) bloke matin Vendredi 16 Fevrier 2018 la

Belladere Haiti - Matin an, Route Belladere, Departement Centre te bloke. Dapre you radio nan Kapital la moun nan zone la lan te bloke route pou konpayi Estrella. Estrella se konpayi construction ki ap kontstwi woute Belladere la...

Journalist criticizes law that allows 3 shifts of work in Haiti, he has a problem with the Night Shift

One of the topic being discussed on a Haitian radio station today was the labor law that allows Haitians to work three 8-hour shifts. He has a problem with the night shift... According to one of the journalists, Anyone working past midnight should be paid more money automatically because

Haiti in the Movies - How 'Black Panther' Taps Into Years of Haitian History Haiti in the Movies - How 'Black Panther' Taps Into Years of Haitian History

Want to know the Relationship between Marvel's Movie Black Panther, Toussaint Louverture and the History of Haiti? Read this from a text by Johns Hopkins historian Nathan Connolly... Excerpts... Dreams of a place like Wakanda began sometime around 1512 in the Caribbean mountains and forested hills

More Haitian Photo Stories...

Forbes - Haiti: Best And Worst Countries for Business Forbes - Haiti: Best And Worst Countries for Business

Haiti is a free market economy with low labor costs and tariff-free access to the US for many of its exports. Two-fifths of all Haitians depend on...

POLITFONT Haiti - New Haitian Border Police POLITFONT Haiti - New Haitian Border Police

Look at this photo... POLITFONT Haiti - The new Haitian Border Police unit On Wednesday, December 27, it was the official inauguration of the New...

POLITFONT Haiti - Police DG Michel-Ange Gédéon in Haitian Border Police uniform POLITFONT Haiti - Police DG Michel-Ange Gédéon in Haitian Border Police uniform

Look at this photo... POLITFONT - Haiti Police chief Michel-Ange Gédéon in Haitian Border Police uniform On Wednesday, December 27, it was...

Haiti's Iron Market (Marche en Fer) Burned to the Ground Haiti's Iron Market (Marche en Fer) Burned to the Ground

Look at this photo... Haiti's Haiti's Iron Market (Marche en Fer) also known as the Marché Hyppolite was burned to the ground on the night of...

PHOTO: Haitian professor Kersaint Berlins Belande burns his US Visa - Response to Donald Trump PHOTO: Haitian professor Kersaint Berlins Belande burns his US Visa - Response to Donald Trump

Look at this photo... Haitian Professor Belande stood under the monument of Jean Jacques Dessalines at the Place d'Armes des Gonaives, the Haitian...