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Fete Patronale: Hinche Haiti celebrates its 515 years of existence on December 08, 2018 Fete Patronale: Hinche Haiti celebrates its 515 years of existence on December 08, 2018

Founded in 1503 by Nicolás de Ovando y Cáceres, the city of Hinche, the capital of the Centre Department of Haiti is about to celebrate...

Roody Roodboy's mother is Dead Roody Roodboy's mother is Dead

Haitian singer Roody Petuel Dauphin, better known as Roody Roodboy, has just lost her mother. Marie Sanette Voltaire Dauphin died Monday, 22 October...

Cooking: A Haitian woman mashing up poireau (leek), with garlic and other spices in her pilon Cooking: A Haitian woman mashing up poireau (leek), with garlic and other spices in her pilon

All my life, I've seen the Haitian women in my house mash up poireau (leek), with garlic and other spices in their...

Haitian Photo Stories...

PHOTO: Jojo Lorquet, ex-president Michel Martelly and Roro Nelson chilling in the USA PHOTO: Jojo Lorquet, ex-president Michel Martelly and Roro Nelson chilling in the USA

Take a look at this photo... Ex Haiti president Michel Martelly chilling somewhere in the USA with his two best friends, Joseph Lorquet alias Jojo...

PHOTO: Monseigneur Guire Poulard, Hinche Haiti PHOTO: Monseigneur Guire Poulard, Hinche Haiti

Here is a photo of Monseigneur Guire Poulard at the ordination Monseigneur Desinord Jean at Hinche Cathedral. Monseigneur Guire Poulard was...

Haiti's Economic System - Flow of Income is FLAT, not Circular Haiti's Economic System - Flow of Income is FLAT, not Circular

Look at this chart of the Haitian Economic System, the flow of income is flat, it is not circular like in growing economies... In the Haitian...