Jimmy Jean Louis

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I absolutely agree, to a point. From my non-Haitian...

I absolutely agree, to a point. From my non-Haitian, outside perspective; it has always appeared to me that Haitians have a habit of voting for the...

True or False: Many Haitians want government jobs but most only want the gov paycheck True or False: Many Haitians want government jobs but most only want the gov paycheck

Virtually every Haitian you speak to who spent two minutes campaigning for a Senator or Depute want a job in ONA, OAVCT or other government...

Every time you buy a gallon of Gasoline in Haiti the Govt loses 89 gourdes Every time you buy a gallon of Gasoline in Haiti the Govt loses 89 gourdes

Did you know? Every time you purchase a gallon of gasoline in Haiti, the Haitian government loses 89 gourdes ($0.95 US dollars) Every time someone...

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American Rice in Haiti: Once upon a time Haiti was self-sufficient in producing rice American Rice in Haiti: Once upon a time Haiti was self-sufficient in producing rice

Virtually 90 percent of the rice sold in Haiti is American Rice. Whether is says diri Mega, diri Bongu or diri Tchako, it's all American rice. Once...

Haiti Travel Warning - Level 3: Reconsider Travel Haiti Travel Warning - Level 3: Reconsider Travel

On Monday July 09 2018, the U.S. State Department issued a Level 4: Do Not Travel Haiti Travel Advisory following violent protests that erupted...

Currency: The Haitian gourdes is being abused by the U.S. Dollar Currency: The Haitian gourdes is being abused by the U.S. Dollar

There is no other way to put it... With over 90 Haitian gourdes for one U.S. dollar, this is abuse. But whose fault it is? right before the fall of...