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Martissant Haiti nicknamed Carrefour de la Mort - The Crossroads of Death

Getting around in Haiti:  Martissant, a woman is being carried from a Taxi Moto to a Taxi Moun Martissant, once a peaceful community in southern part of Port-au-Prince Haiti has now been nicknamed "Carrefour de la Mort," meaning the crossroads of death, due to so many kidnappings and violent crimes taking place in the gang controlled area which paralyzes life in general from Port-au-Prince to all of south Haiti. more »

The battle of Savannah: Haitians did not only come to the U.S. under the bridge of Texas, we've been here before, Ambassador Brocchit Edmond said

Del Rio Texas: White man on a horse gathering black Haitians like slaves - You probably thought it was a slave movie While paying tribute to the Haitian Heroes of the Battle of Savannah Georgia, Haitian ambassador Brocchit Edmond insinuated that Haitians have been a part of U.S. history even before we were a nation. more »

Dominican immigration repatriates more than 7,000 Haitians in the single month

Dominican Soldiers - the Armed Forces of Dominican Republic have about 44,000 active-duty personnel and they have work to do compared to Haiti The Dominican Republic has been repatriating more and more Haitians lately. Last month alone, between September 1st and October 2nd 2021, Dominican authorities sent back home over 7,000 Haitians. more »

Tourism : Haitian diaspora men and their girlfriends from Haiti are enjoying the peace and prosperity of the Dominican Republic

Tourism -  From a cold Prestige beer in a southern Haiti beach to cervezas en la playa en la Republica Dominicana It is Sunday afternoon in Santo Domingo and a small Haitian restaurant east of the Dominican capital is overloaded with the Haitian diaspora and their girlfriends from Haiti. more »

Dominican Republic is making a fortune on Haitian diaspora tourists

Young Haitian American diaspora enjoying her vacation in Boca chica Dominican Republic instead of the northern beaches of Haiti Haitian Americans who cannot go to Haiti for their vacation are choosing the next best location in the Caribbean: The Dominican Republic. more »

President Biden to speak about recent increase in violent crime in the United States

Haiti is not the only place that has seen an increase in violent crimes in the past year. In the United States that has also been an increase in violent crimes and President Joe Biden will speak to the Nation about that today. more »

In a Trump kind of way President Joe Biden told immigrants do not come to the United States

President Joe Biden tweet telling immigrants not to come to the United States You thought President Trump was blunt, President couldn't be more blunt in his message to Immigrants: Don't come over, he said. more »

Shipping to Haiti - All vehicles must now be shipped empty with nothing inside

Haiti Customs - AGD - Administration General Des Douanes Accordia shipping, one of the companies that ships vehicles to Haiti has announced that as of today you are no longer allowed to put any items in your vehicles when shipping it to Haiti per custom. more »

I chose the wrong time to leave Haiti and go to New York, now I am stuck in coronavirus heaven

Who would have thought going to New York would be a mistake? After living in Haiti for 8 years I decided to go spend some time in the United States and, of all places, I picked New York. right before it became the epicenter of covid-19, the coronavirus pandemic. more »

Haitian-American Spring Valley Pastor holds mother's funeral on Social Media with church closed due to Coronavirus

Pastor Nathaniel Demosthene - First Timothy Christian Church Spring Valley When the mother of Spring Valley's First Timothee Christian Church Haitian-American pastor Nathaniel Demosthene passed away in the middle of the Coronavirus pandemic, everyone member the church wanted to attend the funeral. So the good pastor decided to hold a virtual funeral for his mother so his assembly could attend while practicing social distancing. more »