Tara Augustin

Recent Haitian Newsletter Articles...

QUESTION: What kind of JOBS would you like to see created in Haiti? QUESTION: What kind of JOBS would you like to see created in Haiti?

Let me ask you a question: Every time you speak to a Haitian person what has to happen to make Haiti better, many of them will say "Job Creation." But what kind of jobs? What kind of jobs would you like to see created in Haiti? Think about it for a minute. There are millions of Haitians in

The Parsley Massacre: Seventy-five years ago, the border between Haiti and the Dominican Republic was the scene of a mass slaughter The Parsley Massacre: Seventy-five years ago, the border between Haiti and the Dominican Republic was the scene of a mass slaughter

Seventy-five years ago, the border between Haiti and the Dominican Republic was the scene of a mass slaughter that has long burned in Haitians' collective memory but was either unknown or forgotten in the wider world. It earned the name the Parsley Massacre because Dominican soldiers carried a

Free at last, Free at last, Thank God almighty Haiti is free from MINUSTAH at last... Free at last, Free at last, Thank God almighty Haiti is free from MINUSTAH at last...

After 13 years of MINUSTAH in Haiti, UN peacekeepers lower the United Nations flag. Many Haitians are saying "Free at last, Free at last, Thank God almighty Haiti is free from MINUSTAH at last..." But are we really free? And for how long? The U.N. peacekeeping mission in Haiti has

Haiti Government passes new Labor Law to allow working the Night Shift Haiti Government passes new Labor Law to allow working the Night Shift

A new Haiti Labor just published in the government's official newspaper Le Moniteur now allows 3 eight-hour shifts in a working day... Finally in Haiti, workers can work the night shift; a factory will be able to operate at full capacity. This new Haiti labor law was published September 21, 2017

Définition: Le paysan Haitien - Y a-t-il de vrais agriculteurs en Haiti? Définition: Le paysan Haitien - Y a-t-il de vrais agriculteurs en Haiti?

Pour bien comprendre le problème agricole en Haiti, il faut savoir la véritable différence entre un agriculteur Haitien et un paysan Haitien. Un paysan par définition est une personne pauvre qui survit en travaillant la terre. Le terme paysan est directement lié à la

More Haitian Photo Stories...

PHOTO: Pierre 'Pierrot' Denize - Former Haiti Chief of Police PHOTO: Pierre 'Pierrot' Denize - Former Haiti Chief of Police

Look at this photo... Joseph Auguste Pierre Denize aka Pierrot Denize, former Chief of Police of Haiti from 1996 to 2001, under the first presidency...

VIRAL Haitian Art: Martin Luther King tells President Donald Trump to Shut UP VIRAL Haitian Art: Martin Luther King tells President Donald Trump to Shut UP

Look at this Haitian art photo... Martin Luther King tells President Donald Trump to Shut UP. The civil rights defender, Martin Luther King, is seen...

Kangol Kid (UTFO) simply the FIRST Haitian in hip hop! Kangol Kid (UTFO) simply the FIRST Haitian in hip hop!

In September 2017, the Haitian Roundtable, a New York-based organization that celebrates Haitian-American achievement, honored Kangol as "simply...

Steeve Colin, First Haitian to donate to Reconstruciton of National Palace Steeve Colin, First Haitian to donate to Reconstruciton of National Palace

Look a this photo... Steve Colin from Cite Soley donated 10000 gourdes to help rebuild the Haiti National Palace.

PHOTO: Haiti Peacekeeping Mission - MINUSTAH lowers its flag on Haiti, this mission is over PHOTO: Haiti Peacekeeping Mission - MINUSTAH lowers its flag on Haiti, this mission is over

Look at this photo, It's Sunday October 15 2017, the U.N. peacekeeping mission in Haiti is over. The United Nations has lowered its flag on Haiti...